Night of the Comet Remake Script Is Done, Writer Explains New Take [Exclusive]

Night of the Comet Remake Script Is Done, Writer Explains New Take [Exclusive]
Night of the Comet, the 1984 sci-fi/comedy cult classic, is getting the remake treatment courtesy of Roxanne Benjamin, and we've got the scoop on her take. It was announced last October that Benjamin, whose previous work includes Southbound and The Xx, was tapped by Orion Pictures to pen the remake. Now, we have word that Benjamin has completed her script and why she decided to take this project on in the first place.

I had the good fortune of speaking with Roxanne Benjamin at SXSW in honor of her solo feature directorial debut Body at Brighton Rock. During our chat, I asked Benjamin about her take on Night of the Comet. She revealed that her script has been turned in and, for her, it's all about the idea of exploring female relationships within the confines of a genre movie. Here's what Benjamin had to say about it.

"I actually turned it in already.
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