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Flatliners
Film information

Directed by

Niels Arden Oplev

Produced by

Written by

Ben Ripley

Starring

Music by

Michael Arnold Kamen

Cinematography

Eric Kress

Studio

Distributed by

Screen Gems

Language

English

Flatliners is an upcoming 2017 American science fiction psychological horror film directed by Niels Arden Oplev and written by Ben Ripley. The film is a sequel to the 1990 film of the same name, and stars Ellen Page, Diego Luna, Nina Dobrev, James Norton, Kiersey Clemons, and Kiefer Sutherland. Screen Gems will release the film on September 29, 2017, 27 years after the release of the original film.

Cast Edit

Production Edit

In October 2015, Ellen Page was cast in the reboot film for an unspecified role.[6] In February 2016, Diego Luna was added to the cast,[7] following him Nina Dobrev also joined the film in April.[8] In May 2016, Kiersey Clemons and James Norton signed on for the film.[9][10]

In July 2016, it was announced that Kiefer Sutherland, who starred in the original film, would be returning for the reboot.[11] Sutherland later disclosed that he was reprising his role from the original film, revealing that the new film would actually be a sequel rather than a remake.[3] In July 2016, Charlotte McKinney had joined the cast.[12]

Principal photography on the film began in early-July 2016 in Toronto[13][14] and concluded on September 7, 2016. The film went into post-production on the 4th of October ahead of the September 2017 release.[15]

Release Edit

Screen Gems will release the film on September 29, 2017.[16]

References Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 "Film releases". Variety Insight. http://www.varietyinsight.com/print_featurefilm_releases.php. Retrieved December 27, 2016. 
  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 "Instagram post by Nina Dobrev • Aug 11, 2016 at 10:40pm UTC". https://www.instagram.com/p/BI_EoPXgSai/?hl=en. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "New 'Flatliners' is Actually a Sequel, Kiefer Sutherland Reveals". 30 July 2016. http://spinoff.comicbookresources.com/2016/07/30/new-flatliners-is-actually-a-sequel-kiefer-sutherland-reveals/. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 "The Flatliners remake release date ascends from Summer to Fall". http://www.joblo.com/horror-movies/news/the-flatliners-remake-release-date-ascends-from-summer-to-fall-415. 
  5. "'Awkward' Actor Beau Mirchoff Joining Sony's 'Flatliners' Reboot (Exclusive)". http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat-vision/awkward-actor-beau-mirchoff-joining-914820. 
  6. Kroll, Justin (October 5, 2015). "Ellen Page in Talks to Star in ‘Flatliners’ Remake (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. http://variety.com/2015/film/news/ellen-page-flatliners-remake-julia-roberts-thriller-1201355718/. Retrieved July 13, 2016. 
  7. Geier, Thom (February 29, 2016). "'Rogue One' Star Diego Luna in Talks to Join Ellen Page in 'Flatliners'". TheWrap. http://www.thewrap.com/rogue-one-star-diego-luna-in-talks-to-join-ellen-page-in-sonys-flatliners-exclusive/. Retrieved July 13, 2016. 
  8. Patten, Dominic (April 20, 2016). "Nina Dobrev In Talks To Join Sony’s ‘Flatliners’ Reboot". Deadline. http://deadline.com/2016/04/nina-dobrev-in-talks-star-sony-flatliners-reboot-1201741049/. Retrieved July 13, 2016. 
  9. Kroll, Justin (May 3, 2016). "‘Dope’s’ Kiersey Clemons to Star Opposite Ellen Page in ‘Flatliners’ (EXCLUSIVE)". Variety. http://variety.com/2016/film/news/flatliners-remake-ellen-page-kiersey-clemons-1201765444/. Retrieved July 13, 2016. 
  10. Galuppo, Mia (May 9, 2016). "James Norton Joins Ellen Page in 'Flatliners' Remake (Exclusive)". The Hollywood Reporter. http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/james-norton-joins-ellen-page-892030. Retrieved July 13, 2016. 
  11. Busch, Anita (July 7, 2016). "Kiefer Sutherland Crossing Over To ‘Flatliners’ Redo". Deadline. http://deadline.com/2016/07/kiefer-sutherland-joins-flatliners-reboot-movie-1201783469/. Retrieved July 13, 2016. 
  12. Busch, Anita (13 July 2016). "Supermodel Charlotte McKinney Supercharges ‘Flatliners’". http://deadline.com/2016/07/charlotte-mckinney-supermodel-flatliners-reboot-1201785951/. 
  13. Eigenmann, Conan Geisler (July 11, 2016). "‘The Vampire Diaries’ star Ian Somerhalder's ex Nina Dobrev filming ‘Flatliners’ remake; Kiefer Sutherland returns as doctor". YIBADA. http://en.yibada.com/articles/140110/20160711/vampire-diaries-star-nina-dobrev-filming-flatliners-remake-kiefer-sutherland.htm. Retrieved July 13, 2016. 
  14. Lesnick, Silas (July 12, 2016). "Flatliners Reboot Set for 2017 Release - ComingSoon.net". ComingSoon.net. http://www.comingsoon.net/movies/news/701839-flatliners-reboot-2017. Retrieved July 13, 2016. 
  15. Hime, Nelly (August 29, 2016). "The Flatliners Remake – Everything You Need to Know". Nagame Digital. http://nagamedigital.com/2016/08/29/flatliners-remake/. Retrieved October 9, 2016. 
  16. "Flatliners". ComingSoon.net. http://www.comingsoon.net/movie/flatliners-2017. Retrieved December 28, 2016. 

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