Breck Eisner was once attached to direct Creature from the Black Lagoon. Then Carl Rinsch's name was connected to the projected, however, he is not directing either.
Will the Creature redo finally regain some momentum? We shall see...
There is a lot of activity going on with Universal's classic monsters these days. Universal recently gave Guillermo Del Toro the green light to get a script going for Frankenstein. The Mummy is being rebooted with Len Wiseman directing. There is definitely something in the air!