1492 Pictures

1492 Pictures Acquires Remake Rights to Andre Ovredal's Troll Hunter

Although back in November, 2010, it was reported that Universal had acquired remake rights to the outstanding Norwegian cinéma-vérité style film Troll Hunter, it looks like those rights have instead landed at Chris Columbus’ 1492 Pictures in a partnership with CJ Entertainment & Media.

Chris Columbus to Write and Produce The Cypress House Adaptation

What's this? Another book-to-screen adaptation? It most certainly is, and in this case it's Chris Columbus and 1492 Pictures who have acquired the rights to The Cypress House, a Michael Koryta novel that Columbus will write the script for and produce with 1492 partners Michael Barnathan and Mark Radcliffe.