How grieving a father’s death became a horror script
Shults says that when he was writing the film, he had no idea where all the dark thoughts were coming from. “But now, after talking about it so much and psychoanalyzing it, I think I understand where it all came from. It’s weird.”
THE DIABOLICAL, a contained horror from writers Alistair Legrand and Luke Harvis
After writing a script that got the attention of several Hollywood creative executives, writing partners Alistair Legrand and Luke Harvis pitched the idea for The Diabolical. It may seem like an easy task to have a meeting on one project and pitch another, but it takes more than that to get a movie made in Hollywood in 2015.
Legrand — who ...
SINISTER 2 writer C. Robert Cargill on scaring you with the sequel
“It’s very delicate, frustrating work to go through the ideas you’ve already discarded and find new ideas,” says screenwriter C. Robert Cargill when asked what the challenges are to tackling the sequel to his very popular 2012 horror film Sinister, staring Ethan Hawke.
“We didn’t set up to make a franchise, we set up to make a ...