Films beginning production this week: ASSASSIN (Cannon Films). Shooting in Washington. Charles Bronson portrays Jay Killian, Secret Service agent and protector of the President's wife. Executive producers Menahem Golan and Yoram Globus. Producer Pancho Kohner. Director Peter Hunt. Screenwriter Richard Sale. Stars Charles Bronson and Jan Gan Boyd. Release date undetermined.
EVIL DEAD II (Renaissance Motion Pictures). Shooting in North Carolina. This horror sequel pits a lone man against demonic forces in a battle of survival. Executive producer Irwin Shapiro. Producer Robert Tapert. Director Sam Raimi. Screenwriters Raimi and Scott Spiegel. Stars Bruce Campbell, Sarah Berry, Dan Hicks and Kassie Wesley. Distributed by DEG. Spring 1987 release.
PSYCHOS IN LOVE (Generic Films). Shooting in Waterbury and Hartford, Conn. Comedy-horror about a couple of psychotic killers who meet and fall in love. Producer Gorman Bechard. Director Bechard. Screenwriters Bechard and Carmine Capobianco. Stars Capobianco, Debi Thibeault, Frank Stewart, Cecilia Wilde and Donna Davidge. Distributor and release date undetermined.