Ready to go, but is the studio?
“I am only remaking it because you cannot remake it,” he tells the site. “There is no narrative in Faces of Death, so I thought I could make something original and new out of it. I would describe this as a less melodramatic version of [Paul Thomas Anderson’s] Magnolia – but where everyone dies horribly.”
One other element that may potentially delay the film is the impending departure of Rogue co-president Andrew Rona next year. But that’s just speculation. We’ll keep you updated nevertheless.