Josh Trank Chronicle (2012) It was the big surprise of the year. Produced by only $ 12 million, reported the feature film $ 126 million international recipes. Skillfully mixing various genres, between horror, thriller and superhero genre, all in found footage, Chronicle has been unanimously acclaimed by critics. Strong of 85% positive reviews on Rotten Tomatoes review aggregator, the feature film will have helped launch the careers of Josh trank (which will then violently wallow with the Fantastic Four reboot) but also actors Danish dehaan (Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets, The Amazing Spider-Man 2) Y Michael B. Jordan (Black Panther, Creed).
In a new interview for Forbes, the producer of the film, John davis, suggested that a sequel was quite possible and even already in the small Fox roles:
“Chronicle was literally the best ROI of any movie I’ve ever made. Chronicle we did it for $ 12 million and it raised $ 126.64 million worldwide. It then got quite a buzz after the launch. It is one of the most financially successful films of my team. We are working on Chronicle 2 right now and I think it will be great. We are working on it with Fox (20th Century Studios). This will give us the opportunity to tell the story in a different way. We are going to tell it from the point of view of a female character. It will be ten years since the event took place in Seattle. There will be fake news and real news about this incident. More interesting still, it will be the next generation that gets those powers that are corrupted. They will be young women who have just finished college. It will be a completely new story. ”
At the moment, we do not know if the filmmaker Josh trank will be involved in the project. Director of Capone (2020) He confessed to trying to sabotage all the meetings that concerned the construction of a sequel. He said, in particular, that he was concerned that someone other than himself might direct the film. In any case, it is clear that Chronicle 2 You will see the light of day, with or without it!