Edition: United States  
One News Page
“Probably the fastest-access news portal in the world”
> >

The Addams Family Is Set To Come Back To The Big Screen - Thanks To This Interesting Director Choice

One News Page Staff Monday, 16 October 2017
The Addams Family Is Set To Come Back To The Big Screen - Thanks To This Interesting Director Choiceby

They’re creepy, they’re kooky – they’re heading back to the big screen. Having enjoyed a run as a musical and having been part of the pop culture landscape for several decades now, it’s hardly surprising that the Addams Family are due to make their comeback for a whole new audience in the coming months. Everyone’s favorite freaky family have famously made the leap from page to TV and to cinema in the past – so it’s hardly surprising that we’re due to check in with the creepy crew again soon. However – the choice in director for the movie may be a little interesting for some – and particularly as plans to resurrect the brand yet again has been on the slate since 2013.

Conrad Vernon is apparently on board to help bring an animated version of The Addams Family to the big screen – and cinemagoers will no doubt be fully aware of his last venture, Sausage Party – which famously rewrote the rules and possibly even the record books when it came to R-rated animation at the box office. The leap from Sausage Party to The Addams Family is rather grand – and while the aforementioned raunchy cartoon had its fair share of criticism levelled at it for various reasons, the animation remained of industry standard – though there was criticism behind the scenes as to how fair the treatment of animation staff really was.

Very little appears to be on the slate regarding the new Addams Family – save for its director and writer Pamela Pettler being on board – meaning that it seems to be a project that will have plenty of talented hands on deck. This is a brand which had previously been rumored to be under the gaze of Tim Burton – who, of course, would have fit the theme and aesthetics of the Addams to a T – but with it being nearly thirty years since the family were originally seen on the silver screen, regardless of who is at the helm, it is certainly time that we saw our favourite family again.

The news comes at an apt time – as Halloween looms – and we will hopefully be getting ready to freak out for the freakiest family around in a Halloween that’s yet to come. Why not crack out the Addams DVDs around this October 31st anyway?

10
shares
Share on
Facebook
Share on
Twitter
Post on 
Reddit
Share by
Email
 

You Might Like


Recent related news

BAMPFA’s The Art of Cinematography looks at the masters behind the masters

After shooting and editing the film that many have hailed as the greatest ever made, first-time director Orson Welles made an interesting decision. In “Citizen...
SFGate - Entertainment

Frameline names new programming director

San Francisco-based Frameline, the world’s longest-running and oldest LGBTQ film festival, has named Paul Struthers, a prominent festival programmer in...
SFGate - EntertainmentAlso reported by •bizjournals

Successful wealth planning begins with holding the right kind of family meeting

One of the best ways to manage wealth that spans many generations is to hold a family meeting. This advisor-led exercise provides your family with a forum to...
bizjournals - Business


Other recent news in Entertainment

Macy's THANKSGIVING DAY Parade 2017 Performers Lineup & Celebrity Guests Revealed!Gwen Stefani, Nicky Jam & More Highlights From Macy's THANKSGIVING Day Parade
Thanksgiving Tradition Nearly Turns To Tragedy In TURKEY Frying IncidentOh The Humanity: HAPPY THANKSGIVING
Jennifer Garner Has One Wish for Thanksgiving with BEN AFFLECK & FamilyMiley Cyrus Got a Super Sweet Birthday Gift from LIAM HEMSWORTH!
Jeffrey Tambor Accused of Sexual Assault by 'NEVER AGAIN' Makeup ArtistPioneering jazz singer JON HENDRICKS dies at 96
SERENA WILLIAMS is Showing Off Her Massive Wedding Ring!COWBOYS Owner Jerry Jones: ‘I Appreciate’ Trump Tweeting About NFL Anthem Protests

Twitter

•More original news reports from One News Page
Environmentally friendly: One News Page is hosted on servers powered solely by renewable energy
© 2017 One News Page Ltd. All Rights Reserved.  |  About us  |  Disclaimer  |  Press Room  |  Terms & Conditions  |  Privacy Policy  |  Content Accreditation
 RSS  |  News for my Website  |  Free news search widget  |  Help  |  Contact us  |  DMCA / Content Removal
How are we doing? Send us your feedback  |   LIKE us on Facebook   FOLLOW us on Twitter   FIND us on Google+