J.J. Abrams and his Bad Robot banner are tackling the tale of a robot set in the Victorian Age.
Paramount has picked up rights to “Boilerplate: History’s Mechanical Marvel,” a graphic novel-picture book hybrid by Paul Guinan and Anina Bennett, the creators of comic book series “Heartbreakers,” for an adaptation to be produced by Abrams and his banner.
"Boilerplate" purports to tell the story of the world’s first robot, who, in the late 19th and early 20th centuries, fought alongside Teddy Roosevelt and Lawrence of Arabia, journeyed to the South Pole and was involved in the silent movie business before disappearing on the battlefields of World War I.
Moana 2 began life as a nearly-completed Disney+ TV series before Disney CEO Bob Iger turned it into a full-fledged theatrical sequel.
Some 35 years after the original "Road House" became a cult classic, a long-awaited remake has taken more than a decade to punch its way to the screen.
Madame Web caught everyone in her web, all right. So, let's forget that nightmare and focus on good superhero stories.