Naomi Watts to star in Goodnight Mommy remake for Amazon
Variety has reported that Naomi Watts has signed on to star in an English-language remake of Severin Fiala and Veronika Franz’s psychological thriller Goodnight Mommy for Amazon Studios.
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Goodnight Mommy follows twin brothers who’re despatched to stick with their mom and are stunned to search out her lined in bandages from the latest process. “As her behavior grows increasingly erratic and unusual, the twins become convinced she is an imposter,” reads Selection’s synopsis. “Their suspicion sets off a roller-coaster of emotional mind games and misunderstandings between mother and her children, that eventually explodes with irreparable and heartbreaking consequences.” Along with starring within the remake, Naomi Watts can even government produce the venture which will likely be directed by Matt Sobel primarily based on a script by Kyle Warren. Severin Fiala and Veronika Franz are additionally onboard as government producers. In a press release, Matt Sobel stated:
My favourite movies are people who invite the viewers to step inside their protagonist’s journey. In our re-imagining of Goodnight Mommy, worry of abandonment — and the dreadful realization that these near us will not be who they appear — create an immersive nightmare, with visceral sensations entrance and heart. I can’t wait to create this heart-stopping story with Amazon and the peerless Naomi Watts.
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Past the essential premise, I am not all that acquainted with Goodnight Mommy, so I will go away it as much as you high-quality of us to determine whether or not the remake is warranted. Naomi Watts was just lately seen starring alongside Frank Grillo and Mel Gibson in Joe Carnahan’s Boss Stage, and you’ll try a assessment of the movie from our personal Chris Bumbray proper right here.
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