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Joe Johnston Takes Over "The Wolf Man"

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02-04-2008
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Joe Johnston (Jumanji, Jurassic Park III) has replaced Mark Romanek on Universal's remake of the 1941 horror flick The Wolf Man. Johnston was selected from a shortlist of directors that included Brett Ratner (Red Dragon), James Mangold (Identity), Bill Condon (Gods and Monsters) and Frank Darabont (The Mist). The Wolf Man, which is budgeted at $85 million with an additional $15 million from tax breaks for shooting in the UK, will begin filming in March.

Additional material for this story from The Hollywood Reporter.

Thank God.

All I have to say is thank God they didn't go with Ratner.

wolfman remake

I just hope they follow the original movie plot and not boch it up like they did with war of the worlds.

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