Steven Spielberg is set to direct Robopocalypse, it was announced today by Mark Sourian and Holly Bario, Co-Presidents of Production for DreamWorks Studios. Based on the novel of the same name by Daniel H. Wilson, Spielberg will begin principal photography on the futuristic tale in January 2012. Disney's Touchstone will distribute the film in 2013.
Exploring the fate of the human race following a robot uprising, Robopocalypse has been adapted for the screen by Drew Goddard.
Oh my. What a silly movie title!