United Artists to Remake Spanish Thriller ‘Timecrimes’

United Artists has acquired remake rights to Timecrimes, the Spanish film that is debuting at Sundance this weekend and will also play at this March’s HorrorHound Weekend in Indianapolis, IN, according to Variety. Steve Zaillian is attached to produce. Nacho Vigalondo wrote and directed the film, which was originally titled “Los Cronocrimenes.” Magnolia Pictures has U.S. distribution rights to the original pic where a man accidentally gets into a time machine and travels back in time nearly an hour. Finding himself will be the first of a series of disasters of unforeseeable consequences.