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Back to the Labyrinth: New film involves Jim Henson’s daughter, but no Goblin King

Jim Henson’s cult classic Labyrinth is to get a reboot, reports The Hollywood Reporter.

However the film will not feature the Goblin King, made famous by David Bowie. 

The 1986 movie has been picked up by Don’t Breathe director Fede Alvarez.

The Tri-star project will be written by Alvarez and Jay Bazu. The pair are also making the Girl With the Dragon Tattoo sequel.

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Henson’s daughter and chief executive of The Jim Henson Company, Lisa Henson, will produce.

It has been rumoured that the film will be a continuation of the story rather than a remake.