“The Contagian Movie” trailer: A horror film about two kids in the middle of a Halloween-themed family movie that turns out to be a horror movie
Posted On June 22, 2021
Posted by Wired on Sunday, July 27, 2019 03:19:37A film based on the 2014 cult horror film “The Phantom of the Paradise” that stars actor/director Percy Jackson and his daughter, Corinne, is the latest installment in the blockbuster franchise of horror films that has already seen an astounding 30 Oscar nominations.
The film, which stars actor and director Billy Crystal, is being directed by Oscar-nominated filmmaker/producer Christopher Laverty, whose credits include “The Conjuring,” “Crazy Rich Asians” and “The Descendants.”
The film stars Crystal, Crystal-directed comedy “The Fits,” and star/actress CorinNELL Jackson, who plays the daughter of Jackson’s character.
Crystal, Jackson, and Crystal-starring director Chris Laverty and producer Christopher Laverley are all set to produce, according to the Associated Press.
Crystal, Jackson and Laverly have a number of horror franchises under their belts, including “Beware the Zombie” and the upcoming “Saw” and their next project, “Bounty Hunters.”
“The Mummy,” a reboot of the 1980s horror film starring the likes of Sylvester Stallone and Kevin Costner, was also a critical and box office success, grossing $100 million worldwide.