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Paramount Vantage Gets "Details"

By Indiewire | Indiewire October 3, 2006 at 7:56AM

Paramount Vantage has announced a pre-emptive purchase of Dan Kay's horror script, "Details." Based on a short story by China Mieville and centering around the psychological phenomenon pareidolia, the script is described as telling, "the terrifying story of a daughter who disappears after having uncovered a demonic force only she can see and the father who stops at nothing to bring her back." Jason Blum of Blumhouse Productions will produce the film, with Steven Schneider and Ian Levy serving as executive producers. According to the announcement, Vantage's EVP of Production and Acquisitions Amy Israel; VP of Production Chad Hamilton and Creative Executive Rachel Eggebeen will oversee the movie for Paramount Vantage. In a statement, Israel said, "'Details' is exactly the kind of smart, high concept, horror film we've been looking for." [Eugene Hernandez]
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Paramount Vantage has announced a pre-emptive purchase of Dan Kay's horror script, "Details." Based on a short story by China Mieville and centering around the psychological phenomenon pareidolia, the script is described as telling, "the terrifying story of a daughter who disappears after having uncovered a demonic force only she can see and the father who stops at nothing to bring her back." Jason Blum of Blumhouse Productions will produce the film, with Steven Schneider and Ian Levy serving as executive producers. According to the announcement, Vantage's EVP of Production and Acquisitions Amy Israel; VP of Production Chad Hamilton and Creative Executive Rachel Eggebeen will oversee the movie for Paramount Vantage. In a statement, Israel said, "'Details' is exactly the kind of smart, high concept, horror film we've been looking for." [Eugene Hernandez]

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