Shawn Levy is busy as hell. He's one of the producers behind the highly-anticipated second season of Stranger Things, plus he has the Uncharted adaptation and the Starman remake on his directorial slate. But he also has his eye on an original movie that is, as it happens, also sci-fi: The Fall.
Tagged With the fall
Steven Spielberg's Amblin Entertainment is on a tear of acquiring new content. They just released The BFG, picked up the YA series The Gates and now they have acquired the buzzed-about spec script, The Fall, which sounds like The Road meets War of the Worlds.
The alien invasion movie is a proven subset of the sci-fi genre. It's ripe for all kinds of interpretations, from pure action like Independence Day, to social fears like Invasion of the Body Snatchers. Now, there are two brand new, very different alien invasion ships are being shopped around Hollywood.