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An outsider, an immigrant barges his way into the criminal establishment in pursuit of a twisted version of the American dream, becoming a kingpin through a campaign of ruthlessness and violent ambition.
a modified formulation from deadline.com on October 17, 2012
A remake that will take the common elements of the 1932 and 1983 films: an outsider, an immigrant, a pursuit of a twisted version of the American dream, ande place them in a different city.
a modified formulation from deadline.com on September 22, 2011
Production History as of February 27, 2018
Prepped for a Spring 2017 start. Looking for a director after Antoine Fuqua (The Magnificent Seven) left the project (must start working on The Equalizer 2).
‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Scribe Terence Winter has signed on to do a polish of Jonathan Herman’s latest draft.
Antoine Fuqua (The Magnificent Seven) is in talks to direct.
Jonathan Herman wrote a new draft of the Scarface remake in the works at Universal, per Hollywood Reporter.
Paul Attanasio has been tapped to rewrite Scarface from the original draft by David Ayer. The film is a contemporary spin on the story first told in the 1932 film and then in 1983.