The comedian guide and graphic novel publishing firm AWA (AWA stands for Arists, Writers, and Artisans) is entering into the film enterprise. Earlier this yr, it was announced that Joseph Kosinski might be directing a movie primarily based on their property Chariot, a few authorities agent’s supercharged muscle automotive, and now it has been introduced that the corporate is creating a movie primarily based on their graphic novel sequence Outdated Haunts.
Mixing the horror and gangster genres, Outdated Haunts facilities on
Three Made Males, standing on the brink of retirement, who discover their unbreakable bond put to the last word check when they’re all of a sudden assaulted by the ghosts of their previous. Confronted by a long time of buried secrets and techniques – resentments, affairs, double-crosses, and murders – the three mates haven’t any selection however to unearth the deepest, darkest sin from their previous and pray they don’t discover an empty grave.
Aaron Rabin, who has been making brief movies for over 15 years and had a script referred to as Towers on final yr’s Black Listing, has been employed to write down the screenplay for Outdated Haunts. The graphic novel sequence is written by Ollie Masters (The Kitchen) and Rob Williams (Ghost Rider), drawn by artist Laurence Campbell (The Punisher), and edited by AWA Founder and Chief Artistic Officer Axel Alonso.
Whereas Chariot is about up at Warner Bros., Variety notes that Outdated Haunts is the primary characteristic movie challenge that AWA Studios is financing growth of internally. AWA Studios’ President Zach Studin might be producing the movie.
I haven’t learn Outdated Haunts, however the thought of gangsters being dropped right into a supernatural horror story sounds fascinating. I’m not usually a fan of gangster tales, so mixing it with horror is unquestionably the best way to get me ; type of like “a spoonful of sugar helps the drugs go down”.