Cannes: The Gates of Hell Open For Bold Films, Orphanage

Bold Films is pairing with visual effects house the Orphanage to produce Legion, a supernatural thriller that marks the directorial debut of Scott Stewart, according to Variety. Shooting begins in the fall. Stewart is the co-founder of the Orphanage, whose recent visual effects resume includes “Live Free and Die Hard,” “Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End,” “Superman Returns” and “Sin City.” Story follows a group of strangers stranded in a desert truckstop who must band together to stop an army of demonic creatures out to fulfill an ancient prophecy that opens the gates of hell. “Scott’s vast cutting-edge experience will give the film a highly stylized visual quality,” said Bold’s Litvak.

Source: Variety