The Guilty: The Guilty (Danish: Den skyldige) is a 2018 Danish crime thriller film that premiered at the sundance film festival co-written and directed by Gustav Möller. It was highly appreciated by the audience for its intriguing storyline and finest performances by the cast of the film. In 2018 the nine stories and Jake Gyllenhaal had bought the American rights of ‘The guilty’. In 2020, it was announced that a remake is going to be made for the movie which will be directed by Antoine Fuqua and will be adapted by Nic Pizzolato. Since then fans are waiting for its premiere.
Release date of the remake of “the guilty”
Recently, Netflix purchased global streaming rights of the remake of ‘the guilty’ worth for $30 million.
Though due to COVID outbreak, many upcoming projects are halted and cannot resume their production.
The guilty remake was also scheduled to be shot at Los Angeles. With proper safety protocols and precautions, they might start filming the movie as it is supposed to be shot at a single location which reduces the complexity of various locations, sometime in November. If filming begins on time then we might expect the guilty remake to hit the screens soon though no official date for the premiere has been announced yet.
The plotline of the upcoming ” the guilty ” remake
The guilty is one of the masterpieces ever made which has got serious suspense, outstanding script and keeps the audience anticipating as the story proceeds. Fans are expecting the same thrill from the remake thus its storyline is extremely important. Nothing much about the plotline has been revealed but it is reported that it will revolve around the incidents taking place in a single night where abducted women call 911 for help which turns out to be a call center following with Joe Bayer aka jake Gyllenhaal who is a call operator, is now determined to help her and subsequently facing many challenges in his mission.
The reaction of Jake Gyllenhaal on the remake of “the guilty”
Jake Gyllenhaal admitted that he is extremely excited to work with Antoine after Southpaw which was a massive hit. He also mentioned that ‘The Guilty ‘ is a very special and unique story and everybody is closely connected with the movie.
Nothing has been released about the cast of “the guilty” except Jake Gyllenhaal going to play Joe Bayer.
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