"Priest" graphic novel into film

Category: Priest News (Archived) | Posted by: admin
Article Date: January 25, 2006 | Publication: Cinema Confidential | Author: ETHAN AAMES
Publication/Article Link:http://www.cinecon.com/news.php?id=0601257

Variety reports that Andrew Douglas ("The Amityville Horror") will direct "Priest," which is based on the Tokyopop graphic novel by Min-Woo Hyung.

Sam Raimi will produce the feature along with Mike De Luca and Josh Donen.

The horror film under Screen Gems will tell the story of a warrior priest who disobeys church law by teaming with a young sheriff and a priestess to track down a band of renegade vampires who have kidnapped his niece.