Steven Spielberg Commits To Next Direct ‘Robopocalypse’

Robopocalypse is coming to the big screen

Steven Spielberg has committed to directing an adaptation of Daniel H. Wilson’s robot uprising novel as his next movie. Finally, the genre mastermind is back in the sci-fi saddle.

Spielberg sparked to the material last March, long before the novel was even completed—but as Wilson was turning in pages of the book, Drew Goddard (Cloverfield) was processing them into the screenplay and storyboards were being drawn. The finished product must’ve jazzed Spielberg, since he just decided to shoot Robopocalypse next January, aiming for a 2013 release.

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The ESO Podcast is a Sci-Fi / Fantasy and Comic Book weekly broadcast, featuring news, reviews and just general nonsense about the genre we love. It's time to let your inner geek out to play. Happily serving you since April 2010

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