Variety reports that Dimension Films is developing a remake of the classic werewolf film ‘An American Werewolf in London,’ which Sean and Bryan Furst will serve as producers. The Furst brothers have recently produced “Daybreakers,” a film set in a world conquered by vampires and to be released in January of 2010.
The original 1981 pic was written and directed by John Landis and starred David Naughton, Griffin Dunne and Jenny Agutter. Pic, which won an Oscar for it’s groundbreaking makeup work. The film centers on a college student going on a rampage after surviving an attack by a werewolf on a Yorkshire moor.
Dimension has not yet attached a writer or director to the project.