MTV reports that AnnaSophia Robb (Bridge to Terabithia, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory) will star opposite Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson in director Andy Fickman’s Witch Mountain redo at Disney. Here’s a clip from their interview with Fickman:
According to Fickman, the biggest difference may be one of tone. “The original book is a very cool dark thriller. We’re pulling elements from that,” he revealed. “It’s a much darker movie than in the 70s when they did ‘Escape to Witch Mountain.'”
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