Let The Right One In Remake Puts Eli In Leggings

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Worried about the adaptation of your favorite Swedish vampire story? Well, there may be some cause for concern — the latest concept art puts the androgynous vampire Eli in tights.

Slashfilm got hold of some of the concept posters for the American adaptation of Let The Right One In, now titled Let Me In. I don't know about you, but I loved the mysterious allure of Eli's gender ambiguity and gamine androgyny. This representation seems a little too much intended to "pull one over on the audience," or maybe they cut Eli's back story entirely. But, the stark snowy appeal is still there, so we know that Cloverfield director Matt Reeves at least has the right idea. Plus I'm very happy with the recent casting rumors, but there's still plenty of reason to be concerned about a remake of an already-perfect film. Here is another chilling concept poster...


Check out the additional posters at Slashfilm.