We have some first details on the upcoming THE BLOB remake by director Simon West (Con Air, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider). The original film in 1958 starred Steve McQueen and is considered a classic. It was first remade in 1988 by director Chuck Russell and is considered by many to be superior to the original film. Now we have a second remake on the way.
There are not many details but here’s what we have.
There is no release date set for the film.
The only person cast for the film is Samuel L. Jackson.
A terrifying re-imagining of an enduring horror icon. Based on the 1958 sci-fi classic that starred Steve McQueen and has thrilled genre fans since. When a band of miners uncover something hidden deep beneath the earth they unwittingly unleash a hideous creature beyond imagination. Now the townsfolk must fightback, before it destroys everything.