Blanks Takes A Long Weekend

Arclight Films is financing a remake of the 1977 Australian suspenser “Long Weekend,” with Jamie Blanks (“Urban Legend”) to direct reports Variety.

The original scribe Everett De Roche will pen the remake which follows a suburban couple attempting to reconcile on a long weekend at an isolated beach where they encounter nature’s revenge.

Shooting begins on October 29th in Wilsons Promontory National Park in Victoria, Australia.