Status: Development As of April 4, 2013
Development: Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. Jon Spaihts (Prometheus) has been tapped to write the reinvention 1979 sci-fi movie. Oblivion filmmaker Joe Kosinski attached to direct.
A group of space explorers come across a lost ship, the USS Cygnus, hovering outside a black hole. Inside the Cygnus, the explorers meet a scientist, commanding an army of faceless robots, who explain... more
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A group of space explorers come across a lost ship, the USS Cygnus, hovering outside a black hole. Inside the Cygnus, the explorers meet a scientist, commanding an army of faceless robots, who explains his crew deserted him as he planned to go through the black hole. The explorers soon discover that the robots are the remnants of the former crew and that the scientist has no intention of letting them leave.
modified plot formulation from hollywoodreporter.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- The original Black Hole was the most expensive movie Disney ever made when it was released in 1979 with a cast that included Maximilian Schell, Anthony Perkins, and Ernest Borgnine.