Robotech (2016)

Robotech Synopsis

Based on the sprawling sci-fi epic, "Robotech" takes place at a time when Earth has developed giant robots from the technology on an alien spacecraft that crashed on a South Pacific isle. Mankind is forced to use the technology to fend off three successive waves of alien invasions. The first invasion concerns a battle with a race of giant warriors who seek to retrieve their flagship's energy source known as "protoculture," and the planet's survival ends up in the hands of two young pilots.

"Robotech" was an anaimated series during the 1980s from Harmony Gold USA and Tatsunoko Productions.

Tobey Maguire is producing through his Maguire Entertainment and is eyeing the lead role in what the studio plans on being a tentpole sci-fi franchise.

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Robotech Confirms Aquaman Director James Wan

Just after closing a deal to direct Aquaman for Warner Bros., James Wan has also finalized his deal for Sony's Robotech adaptation.
Robotech Targets Furious 7 Director James Wan

Robotech Targets Furious 7 Director James Wan

Furious 7 director James Wan is in early talks to make Robotech for Sony Pictures, a live action adaptation of the hit anime TV series.
Robotech Live-Action Movie on Fast Track at Sony

Robotech Live-Action Movie on Fast Track at Sony

Sony Pictures has picked up the rights to Robotech, in hopes of starting production soon on a new franchise.
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Robotech Movie Back on Track with 300 Writer

300 writer Michael Gordon has come aboard to write the Robotech feature adaptation, with Andres Muschietti eyed to direct.
Robotech Live Action Adaptation Moves Forward with Director Nic Mathieu

Robotech Live Action Adaptation Moves Forward with Director Nic Mathieu

The human race uses alien technology to created an army of massive robots in this sci-fi epic based on the classic anime.
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Sylvain White to Direct Robotech Movie?

It seems The Losers director is circling the film.
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Alfred Gough and Miles Millar to Write Robotech

Warner Bros.' adaptation of the anime classic.
Lawrence Kasdan to Write Robotech

Lawrence Kasdan to Write Robotech

The famed Hollywood writer will adapt the anime series to a live-action film.
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