The Passage

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The Passage: Matt Reeves to direct

  • Matt Reeves has been set to direct "The Passage", an adaptation of the novel by Justin Cronin, for Fox 2000 Pictures.

    The story follows a group of terminally ill cancer patients who get healthy after being subjected to the bites of bats in South America. The government see this as a cure for the disease and starts experimenting. They end up with a legion of nearly indestructible, telepathic vampire masters that begin infecting the populace.

    John Logan has written the script which will be rewritten under the supervision of Reeves.