Dimension Films Acquire ‘Castlevania’ for US Distribution

Only a week after it was announced, Dimension Films has closed a North American distribution deal on Castlevania, a thriller based on the Konami videogame franchise that Paul W.S. Anderson will adapt and direct, according to Variety. He expect to have the script ready for shoot summer of ’06. Paul W.S. Anderson is also working on Resident Evil 3 for Sony and a remake of Death Race 2000 fopr Paramount Pictures. Castlevania will focus on the origins of Dracula and the uprising of the Belmont Clan, a vampire-slaying family who supposedly become humanity’s last hope.

Source: Variety