Bad Robot Attacks Swedish Vampire Remake?

Both Twitch Film and Bloody-Disgusting agree that the Swedish vampire film, Let the Right One In (Låt den rätte komma in), is probably going to be one of the best foreign horror films of 2008. Today we learned that JJ Abrams’ company, Bad Robot, is making a play at the remake rights. Although the company behind Coverfield has yet to gain the rights, it looks like this is a possible home for the US version of the film. Magnet Releasing has acquired domestic home video rights for the pic playing this year’s Tribeca Film Festival, watch for a review in the coming weeks. In the film, Oscar, an overlooked and bullied boy, finds love and revenge through Eli, a beautiful but peculiar girl who turns out to be a vampire. watch the trailer for your first look t the film.