Horror film director John Carpenter has unequivocally denied any involvement in a Useless Area film in a brand new interview.
John Carpenter is essentially recognized for his work within the late 70s and early 80s with cult classics like Halloween starring Jamie Lee Curtis and The Factor starring Kurt Russell.
Carpenter’s final directorial work was his 2010 movie The Ward. Within the years since he’s been credited as a composer for movies such because the 2018 revival of the Halloween franchise.
When requested a few doable film primarily based off of the 2008 online game Useless Area, he flat out denied any involvement.
“No, no, no. I can’t imagine how that unfold. I’m an enormous online game fan, so I performed all of the video games,” Carpenter stated to Selection. “I used to be down wanting on the new digital cameras, the RED, and occurred to say to them that I’d like to do a ‘Useless Area’ movie.”
He added, “That simply went round, and all people stated, ‘Oh, when are you gonna do it?’ I’m not gonna do it. I believe they have already got one other director concerned. And so they haven’t requested me to do it. So till somebody asks me, I wouldn’t do it. However there’s a brand new model of the ‘Useless Area’ online game popping out in January, and I’m there.
So whereas John Carpenter stays a fan of the sport collection (together with being opinionated on another franchises) it appears that evidently he hasn’t been tapped to work on a Useless Area movie. However who is aware of? That would change sooner or later.
A remake of Useless Area is set to launch on January twenty seventh, 2023 throughout Home windows PC (by way of a Steam, Epic Video games Retailer, and Origin), Xbox Sequence X|S, and PlayStation 5.