Hayter to helm Wolves flick

Signs on to direct new teen werewolf movie...


Hollywood movie writer David Hayter, scribbler of X-Men and Watchmen, has been attempting to get himself a spot in the director’s chair for a while.

Now, after deals to direct Watchmen and Black Widow fell through, Hayter is set to direct a werewolf flick simply entitled Wolves.

Deadline quote Hayter as calling the film “Twilight with a bit more bite to it, and without abstinence”.

The film is reported to use the werewolf concept as a metaphor for male sexual development. A bit like a blokey spin on Ginger Snaps.

In related werewolf news, Hot Tub Time Machine director Steve Pink has signed a deal to direct Werewolves Of Reseda, an R-rated ensemble comedy horror.

The script, by Hesher story writer Brian Frank, details the transformation of a group of guys into werewolves, which somehow benefits their family. A bit like an adult spin on Teen Wolf...

Do we really need more werewolf films, especially spins on familiar tales?

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    • Rusco87

      Mar 31st 2010, 21:36


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    • SamaElPrime

      Apr 1st 2010, 1:34

      Maybe he's planning to include a Sniper Wolfe cameo... yeah, bad joke, but bah! you get the idea

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