the official version from universalpictures.com on February 17, 2015When her heart is stolen by a seductive stranger, a young woman is swept away to a house atop a mountain of blood-red clay: a place ﬁlled with secrets that will haunt her forever. Between desire and darkness, between mystery and madness, lies the truth behind Crimson Peak.
from hollywoodreporter.com on April 4, 2013The gothic horror story centers on a woman who discovers that her husband may not be whom he appears to be.
from variety.com on December 3, 2012Described as a classical but modern take on the ghost story.
Production History as of February 17, 2015
Crimson Peak has been given a Haunted Peak production name as it books into Pinewood Toronto Studios for a February 2014 start. Set to shoot February 10, 2014 to May 14, 2014.
Slated to begin filming in January 2014. Universal has an option to finance down the line.
Emma Stone is in early negotiations to star in the Legendary Pictures movie. The film is set to begin shooting in January 2014.
Guillermo del Toro has come on board to direct from his own script. Production is scheduled to start in early 2014.