[Movies] Lionsgate Developing Horror Film Based on Short Story Peekers Posted by Jeffrey Harris on 10.23.2013
It will be a microbudget feature…
Deadline reports that Lionsgate is developing a microbudget feature based on the Kealan Patrick Burke short story, Peekers.
The studio purchased an adapted screenplay of the storm from Mike Flanagan and Jeff Howard. The story was published as an ebook in 2011. Below is an official synopsis:
"Larry just wants to enjoy the first day of his retirement. But there are a couple of obstacles in his way. First, there are the kids next door who insist on racing their dirt bikes through his yard. And then there's his eccentric neighbor Zach, who comes looking for Larry's help, to verify that Zach isn't losing his mind. Because there is something in his house that couldn't possibly be real... Something terrifying..."
Lawrence Grey is attached to produce the film through his Grey Matter Productions.