The picture will reunite Wan with his Insidious star Patrick Wilson, and Vera Farmiga (The Departed, Orphan).
In the 1970s, the Perrons lived in a Rhode Island that was claimed to have been a portal for friendly and evil spirits. This account was the subject of a book entitled "House of Darkness, House of Light: The True Story" by Andrea Perron.
Chad and Carey Hayes penned the script, which was originally set up in 2009 at Summit Entertainment. The project is now set up at New Line.
The Hayes brothers previously penned House of Wax, The Reaping and Whiteout.