Drew Goddard's script based up the forthcoming Daniel H. Wilson novel Robopocalypse, which was optioned by DreamWorks last November, has piqued interest in Steven Spielberg who is considering making the robot action his next directing project, reports Vulture.

While Steven Spielberg may ultimately pass on the project, agents all over Hollywood are trying to get their hands on the script as it is assumed to be one of quality since Steven Spielberg has showed interest.

Robopocalypse explores the fate of the human race following a robot uprising.

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No production date has been set.