Trade Breaks: Stepfather, King, Love

“Nelson McCormick has signed on to direct Screen Gems’ remake of “The Stepfather.” The story centers on a teenage boy who discovers his new stepfather is a serial killer who has murdered multiple families. Script by Joe Cardone takes a modern spin on the 1987 thriller of the same name that starred Terry O’Quinn…” (full details)

“The Weinstein Co. has picked up all U.S. rights to Spanish thriller “El rey de la montana” (The King of the Hill), which world preemed in Toronto on Saturday. No purchase price was revealed for the deal…” (full details)

“Catherine Breillat is writing the script for a film based on her recently published novel “Bad Love.” Starring supermodel Naomi Campbell, the film is set to start shooting during the first semester of 2008, first in Toronto, then moving to Paris for the rest of production…” (full details)