‘IT’s Andy Muschietti To Write and Direct Re-Imagined ‘Time Machine’ Movie

Deadline reports that IT and IT: Chapter 2 director Andy Muschietti has closed another deal on another film in development. This time it will be a re-imagining of The Time Machine, based on the H.G. Wells novel. Wells being the pioneer of the science fiction genre. He has written a treatment with his sister Barbara Muschietti with the aim to direct. Warner Bros. is heading up the production

Warner Bros. and Paramount will team alongside Leonardo DiCaprio’s Appain Way.

The tale revolves around an inventor who hopes to alter the events of the past and travels 800,000 years into the future, where he finds humankind divided into warring races.

Muschietti also has feature adaptations of anime projects such as Sony’s Robotech and Warner Bros’ Attack On Titan.

When and where this will begin filming is unknown.


More from GWW
Confirmed Epic Podcast #108: Our Favorite Star Wars Films
geeks worldwide giveaway lenovo smart display

Giveaway: Lenovo Smart Display 7

Lenovo Yoga Smart Tab
Free GWW t-shirt!
20% Insider Discount
15% Insider Discount
10% Insider Discount
5% Insider Discount
Get your chance to win a prize!
Enter your email address and spin the wheel. This is your chance to win amazing discounts!
Our in-house rules:
  • One game per user
  • Cheaters will be disqualified.