News Writer Describes ‘Mortal Kombat’ Reboot as Ultra Violent and Very Dark Published 2 years ago on May 18, 2017 By Nick Bond Share Tweet Collider caught up with writer Oren Uziel to ask some questions regarding the Mortal Kombat reboot, and he revealed that New Line approached him about rebooting the popular video game franchise with a brand new feature film. Last we heard, the reboot of Mortal Kombat was going to be produced by James Wan with Simon Mcquoid set to direct the project, though things might of changed as far as we know. Uziel was originally attached to pen an early piece for the film, and in a recent interview he described what it was going to be. “I don’t know what remains of this, but I know that it was going to be—it’s almost like if you took The Avengers, or if you took a storyline like that and set it in a sort of hard-R, over-the-top violence and hard-edged world of Mortal Kombat,” Uziel explained. “It was a little bit like that, it was a little bit like a Wanted-type story that brought together a bunch of these characters and just pulled zero punches, and had a tone that was still fun but very dark.” “I know James Wan came on to produce, so that to me was a good sign that maybe things were heating up again, but beyond that I really don’t know the specifics,” the writer added. Nothings concrete on New Line’s decision to go forward with his vision for the film, says Uziel. Dark Universe will keep you Mortal Kombat fans updated as soon as we know more. Related Topics: Up Next “The Dark Crystal: Age Of Resistance” Prequel Series Coming to Netflix Don't Miss New Trailer for ‘The Mummy’ Sees Tom Cruise Battle Princess Ahmanet Advertisement You may like Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Facebook Advertisement Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Twitter Follow @DUHDNews Advertisement Latest Popular Videos News14 hours ago ‘Child’s Play’ Receives an R-Rating; Producer Seth Grahame-Smith Says it’s Intense and Gory News16 hours ago Sony’s New ‘Masters of the Universe’ Movie Targets 2020 Release Date News2 days ago Don Shanks Talks Lost SWAT Team Massacre from ‘Halloween 5: The Revenge of Michael Myers’ News2 days ago [Trailer] Hear Chucky Speak in Lars Klevberg’s ‘Child’s Play’ Remake News3 days ago Akela Cooper Attached to Write ‘The Nun’ Sequel for New Line Cinema News4 weeks ago Metallica’s Kirk Hammett — Guest Curator for Shudder News3 weeks ago Halloween Movies Digs Deep and Finds the Long Lost “Dr. Death” Opening to ‘Halloween 5’! News4 weeks ago Rob Zombie Shares a Pissed Off Shot of Baby in ‘Three From Hell’ News2 weeks ago Jamie Lee Curtis Might Be Ready for Another ‘Halloween’ and Wants Micheal Myers to Return News4 weeks ago Blumhouse Productions is Producing ‘The Craft’ Reboot, Shooting This July! News2 days ago [Trailer] Hear Chucky Speak in Lars Klevberg’s ‘Child’s Play’ Remake Video Games4 days ago [Video] We Play and Review Indie Horror Game ‘The Padre’ from Shotgun With Glitters News5 days ago [Trailer] Memorial Documentary on Jason Voorhees Actor Steve Dash to Debut on YouTube News1 week ago [Trailer] ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Documentary Explores Alvin Schwartz’ Book Series News2 weeks ago [Trailer] Carl Lindbergh’s Original ‘Bunnyman’ is Getting a Grindhouse Edition Director’s Cut Advertisement Trending Horror Lists3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years 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! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!