Released in 1990, Michael Keaton, Melanie Griffith, and Matthew Modine starred in the psychological thriller. Pacific Heights, which was directed by John Schlesinger. Produced by Morgan Creek Productions, the film saw Keaton playing a deranged tenant who terrorizes the owners of the house he is renting in San Francisco’s Pacific Heights neighborhood.
The film was included in the Bravo special “The 100 Scariest Movie Moments” in 2004, introducing it to a whole new audience of horror fans. And we’ve learned that Morgan Creek is now heading back to Pacific Heights, with a new serial project in the works.
The Morgan Creek team explains to Park circus this week, “Pacific Heights, originally starring Michael Keaton, Melanie Griffith and Matthew Modine, to make a comeback as an open-ended drama series with surprising and sassy gender role reversal. “
Stay tuned for more as we learn it.
Morgan Creek has a lot going on right now, including a reboot of The Exorcist with Blumhouse and Hallowe’en director David Gordon Green, as well as a Clive Barker series adaptation Nightbreed which has Michael Dougherty attached to direct. Additionally, Rachel Weisz stars in an adaptation of David Cronenberg’s Amazon series. Dead rings.