Patrick Melton and Marcus Dunstan, have been hired by Legendary Pictures to rewrite the supernatural thriller Waterproof. It’s their second recent rewrite job for Legendary, after they came in to do work on the Guillermo del Toro-directed Pacific Rim.
In Waterproof, a teen boy accidentally unleashes monsters on his small town after finding an order form in an old comic book.
The scribes, who are currently writing Rise for Warner Bros and God Of War for Universal, are best known for writing Saw 4, 5, 6 and 7. Dunstan just directed their script The Collection, a film that puts them back in the fright game. It just had its world premiere at Fantastic Fest in Austin. The scribes are repped by WME and Underground. Here’s the new trailer for The Collection: