Universal Remaking “Phasma Ex Machina”

Universal Pictures is set to remake the indie supernatural thriller “Phasma ex Machina” reports Deadline.

The original followed a man who, after the death of his parents, builds a machine to attempt communication with the spirit world. Nathan Parker will draft the script while commercials director Gary Shore will direct the film.

Shore is expected to direct this before doing feature adaptations of his own short film “The Cup of Tears” and James Patterson’s novel “Maximum Ride”.