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Mike Karz (C’89, W’89) will be producing Sorority Row, a remake of the 1983 horror film The House on Sorority Row.

Per the Hollywood Reporter,

“The plot sees a group of sorority sisters try to cover up the death of their house-sister after a prank gone wrong, only to be stalked and killed by a serial killer.”

The film will star Carrie Fisher (still in negotiations), Rumer Willis, Julian Morris, Leah Pipes, Margo Harshman and Briana Evigan.

Past posts about Mike here

More of my Penn “Film Producer” posts here

Today, the film Blindness comes out.

Do you remember when Felisha Liu (W’09) our “Penn in Cannes” correspondent reviewed the film from Cannes back in June 2008?

Read her review from back in June here!

Todd Lieberman’s (C’95, Mask and Wig, AEPi) film Beverly Hills Chihuahua comes out in theathers today.

Past posts about Todd here

More of my Penn “Film Producer” posts here

Set your DVR’s for Friday, October 10 when Elizabeth Banks (C’96) will appear on The Letterman Show most likely to promote her Zack and Miri Make a Porno and W films.

Liz also appears in this new trailer below for The Uninvited, a horror film which comes out in January 2009. Per, the film’s synopsis is as follows:

“Based on Kim Jee-Woon’s 2003 Korean chiller, A Tale of Two Sisters, the story revolves around a pair of siblings who return home to their father after spending time in a mental institution. Their recovery is hindered by their cruel stepmother’s obsessiveness and an interfering ghost.”

My past Liz Banks posts here

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