Newswire: The directors behind Swiss Army Man want to remake White Chicks and do it right

Based on premise alone, Swiss Army Man is already staking its claim as one of the weirdest movies in recent memory. It stars Paul Dano as a man who’s shipwrecked on an island all alone and is just about to hang himself when he discovers a corpse (Daniel Radcliffe) that releases surprisingly useful flatulence. Naturally, the two become best friends. As weird as Swiss Army Man is, though, the fact that it’s being generally well-received is almost just as surprising, and it’s causing the movie industry to take another look at its directors, Dan Kwan and Daniel Scheinert—a.k.a. “the Daniels.”

Having proven their ability to take a super weird movie and make it pretty good, The Hollywood Reporter caught up with the Daniels and asked what their “dream project” would be. Apparently, Scheinert in particular dreams of remaking the 2004 Wayans Brothers flop White …

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