Alex Aja’s ‘Hills Have Eyes’ Remake Begins Casting

After a terrible openign weekend for Alex Aja’s debut film High Tension, his next feature film has begun casting in a big way. Aaron Stanford, Kathleen Quinlan, Ted Levine and Vinessa Shaw are set to star in the Fox Searchlight feature The Hills Have Eyes for writer-director Alexandre Aja, according to the Hollywood Reporter. The project is a remake of the 1977 film written and directed by Wes Craven, who will produce the new version with his production partner Marianne Maddalena and Peter Locke. The film is headed for a shoot in Morocco this month. The story follows a vacationing family that makes a wrong turn in the desert and is terrorized by the inhabitants they encounter.

Source: Hollywood Reporter