David Koepp is without doubt one of the most prolific and profitable writers in Hollywood historical past, having penned an enormous checklist of field workplace hits, together with Jurassic Park, Mission: Impossible, Spider-Man, Panic Room and War of the Worlds. As a writer-director, Koepp chooses smaller, however equally thrilling films like The Trigger Effect, Stir of Echoes, Secret Window and Ghost Town. His newest movie as a writer-director, You Should Have Left, is a spooky haunted home thriller starring his Stir of Echoes main man Kevin Bacon and Amanda Seyfried as a pair who rents an ultra-modern, very spooky home within the Welsh countryside.
We had been fortunate sufficient to get to talk with Koepp concerning the film – adapting a novella by German writer Daniel Kehlmann, reteaming with Bacon, and determining an advanced, climactic chase round the home.
Also mentioned within the extra-long interview are his relationship with Brian De Palma (they nonetheless speak and are neighbors!), the comedown following his final directorial effort Mortdecai, whether or not or not he’s nonetheless concerned with Indiana Jones 5 and the standing of his Bride of Frankenstein challenge for Universal.
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