News Nicolas Winding Refn’s ‘Maniac Cop’ Remake Gets The Green Light Published 2 years ago on May 16, 2016 By Nick Bond Share Tweet The remake for Nicolas Winding Refn’s Manaic Cop will receive financing, which means the project will go ahead very soon. Space Rocket has partnered up with Wild Bunch and Vendian Entertainment who have come together for their first multi-year project, which will be a remake of the horror classic Manaic Cop. “Maniac Cop follows innocent people who are brutally murdered on the streets of Los Angeles by a uniformed police officer. As the death toll rises and LAPD attempts a cover up, one determined female cop sets out to reveal the truth.” Refn will be acting producer on the new film, which is being directed by John Hyams. The movie is planned for shooting this summer in Los Angeles. The original (1988) iconic horror was directed by directed by William Lustig and starred Tom Atkins, Bruce Campbell, and Robert Z’Da playing the role of Matt Cordell (Maniac Cop). Related Topics:Maniac CopNicolas Winding RefnRemakeRobert Z’DaVendian EntertainmentWild BunchWilliam Lustig Up Next DUHD EXCLUSIVE: New Puppet Master MiniFigure Line From (Big Man Toys) Don't Miss Own A Limited Edition ‘Killer Klowns From Outer Space’ Box Set From Fright-Rags Continue Reading Advertisement You may like Larry Cohen Says Nicolas Refn’s ‘Maniac Cop’ Remake Could be Dead Max Landis is Half Done Writing ‘American Werewolf in London’ Remake 4K Restoration of George A. Romero’s ‘Dawn of the Dead’ Gets an Epic Italian Blu-Ray The Neon Demon International Poster Looks Awesome And Very Creepy! David Naughton Wants To Be In The ‘American Werewolf In London’ Remake The first Image of Bill Skarsgard As Pennywise The Clown In The ‘It’ Remake Click to comment Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=t0T8C3JIJLA&t=22s Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Blu-Ray & DVD15 hours ago Peter Jackson Confirms that ‘Bad Taste’, ‘Braindead’, and ‘Meet the Feebles’ Will Get 4K Restorations on Blu-Ray Blu-Ray & DVD1 day ago ‘Halloween’ 2018 is Now Available to Pre-Order on 4K Ultra HD (UK) Blu-Ray! News2 days ago Watch Robert Englund as Freddy Krueger in First Teaser Clip from “The Goldbergs” Reviews3 days ago Review: ‘Halloween’ (2018) Delivers on its Promise to Make Michael Myers Scary Again! News5 days ago Official ‘Death House’ Trailer, Bloody Imagery, and Poster Awakens Hell Blu-Ray & DVD15 hours ago Peter Jackson Confirms that ‘Bad Taste’, ‘Braindead’, and ‘Meet the Feebles’ Will Get 4K Restorations on Blu-Ray News3 weeks ago ‘Halloween’ Writer Danny McBride Has Ideas for Potential Sequel News2 weeks ago Rob Zombie Shares New Photo of Sid Haig as Captain Spaulding in ‘Three From Hell’ News3 weeks ago New Video Takes You Behind-the-Scenes of David Gordon Green’s ‘Halloween’ Blu-Ray & DVD4 weeks ago Tom Savini’s 1990 ‘Night of the Living Dead’ Remake is Available Again on U.S. Blu-Ray Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News1 year ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News1 year ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD1 year ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News1 year ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News1 year ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News1 year ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!