A cartoon about how to avoid a robot attack?
You are probably thinking of the book trailer for Daniel H. Wilson's ROBOPOCALYPSE.
This novel hit the ground running in 2010 with a great blurb by Stephen King
and everything fell into place after that. It went on to become a New York Times best seller and quickly optioned into a movie. Not just any movie. Stephen Speilberg is not only producing it, he's directing it! Plus the screenplay adaptation is by Drew Goddard (CLOVERFIELD, CABIN IN THE WOODS)! All of which is a whirlwind of damn good fortune that has left Daniel Wilson gasping for breath.
The expected release date for ROBOPOCALYPSE is July 3, 2013.
News on ROBOPOCALYPSE
Steven Spielberg Offers 'Robopocalypse' Story Details
Steven Spielberg still has his war drama War Horse in theaters, and next holiday season he'll put out another piece of potential historical drama Oscar-bait with Lincoln - but after that, the acclaimed director is returning to that other genre he seems to do so well in, with the sci-fi flick Robopocalypse, which was written by Cloverfield scribe Drew Goddard, and is based on a book by Daniel H. Wilson.
Continued at ScreenRant.
Fox, DreamWorks Team on Steven Spielberg's 'Robopocalypse'
UPDATED: Fox will co-finance the sci-fi epic, which is slotted to hit theaters July 3, 2013, taking advantage of the lucrative July 4th holiday frame.
Fox is coming aboard to co-finance and partner on DreamWorks' Robopocalypse, Steven Spielberg's sci-fi epic that will open around the world on July 3, 2013.
Continued at Hollywood Reporter.
Steven Spielberg Commits To Next Direct 'Robopocalypse'
EXCLUSIVE: Steven Spielberg has committed to next direct Robopocalypse, a Drew Goddard-scripted adaptation of the Daniel H. Wilson epic novel about the human race's attempt to survive an apocalyptic robot uprising.
Continued at Deadline.
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