DesRochers Spins Vampire Tale “Rising”

Alain DesRochers (“Nitro”) is set to direct the jungle action vampire tale “The Rising” at Millennium/Nu Image says Heat Vision.

Inspired by pulp heroes like Doc Savage, the story revolves around a team of mercenaries whose search for a missing person in the jungles of Cambodia becomes a descent into hell as they confront the dark force of a vampire.

Paul Sloan penned the spec script last year. Richard Salvatore and Bryan Brucks are producing.