Advertisements
New Reviews

Yet Another ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ Reboot Is in the Works

Robert Englund has made quite the career for himself as a horror god after becoming famous for playing Freddy Krueger. He’s moved on with his life (mostly), but yearning for new films in the franchise (or for making money off the franchise, natch) has provoked filmmakers to attempt yet another take on the gloved dream-stalker.

The 2010 attempt to revitalize the series was widely rebuffed by fans and critics.

englund sucks

And this guy

However, there is some positive buzz around this new effort. David Leslie Johnson (‘Orphan’, ‘The Conjuring 2’, ‘The Walking Dead’) has been snagged as the writer. He’s quite busy with ‘The Conjuring 3’, so fear not, we won’t be seeing this re-imagining for quite a while. Casting is also a long way off, but Kevin Bacon has expressed interest in the role on Twitter. No one can replace Robert Englund, but as least Bacon has some street cred in the horror genre. For now, we’ll just have to wait and see, and occupy our time with New Line Cinema’s ‘It’ and its upcoming sequel.

By Lois Kennedy

Source: Movieweb.com

Advertisements
About GhoulieJoe (169 Articles)
I like to write, from horror movie reviews to poetry and (very) short stories.

2 Comments on Yet Another ‘Nightmare on Elm Street’ Reboot Is in the Works

  1. U just cant remake freddy it shld be a law in hollywood

    Liked by 1 person

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: