Angel Heart: a remake of the 80's thriller is being developed

Tue September 30, 2008 Return to Film News

Producers Michael De Luca, Alison Rosenzweig and Michael Gaeta optioned the rights to develop a bigscreen remake of the 1987 supernatural thriller "Angel Heart."

The producers also optioned the underlying book rights to William Hjortsberg's novel "Falling Angel," from which the original film was adapted.

The story follows Harry Angel, a New York detective who is hired by a mysterious client to track down a once-popular performer indebted to him. While pursuing this seemingly routine investigation, Harry encounters dark and supernatural forces.

Source: Variety
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