[Movies] Film Based on Raiders of the Lost Ark Fan Remake Moving Forward
Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 10.14.2013
Raiders! set to become a feature film...
A film about the shot-for-shot remake two eleven year-olds made of Raiders of the Lost Ark is set to become its own film. Deadline reports that Jeremy Coon (Napoleon Dynamite is set to produce the film, which is based on the book Raiders!: The Story of the Greatest Fan Film Ever Made.
The book is about two boys, Chris Strompolos and Eric Zala, who produced their own shot-for-shot remake of the Indiana Jones film in 1982. The film took seven years to make and is now known as Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation. Even Steven Spielberg has commended the remake of the film.
Daniel Clowes was attached to script the film at some point, but whether his script is being used or not isn't known.