MUMBAI: The Weinstein Co. has announced
its decision to make Apollo 18, a
sci-fi thriller that would be directed by
Timur Bekmambetov, the Wanted director.
to be shot documentary style, the film unearths
lost footage from Apollo 18's undocumented
and covert mission to the moon, revealing
disturbing new evidence of other life forms.
film that has screenplay by Brian Miller
would be produced by Bekmambetov and Michele
Wolkoff, president of development for Bekmambetov
Projects Ltd. (BPL).
film is slated to begin production this
December and would be released in March
"found footage" movie deal comes
a week after Heat Vision revealed that disaster-movie
maestro Roland Emmerich was working on his
own secret "found footage" film.