After many years of ups and downs in trying to get the project off the ground, Legendary and Universal Pictures "Warcraft" movie now has a release date. The Duncan Jones ("Moon," "Source Code") directed fantasy action epic will hit screens across the US from December 18th, 2015.Duncan Jones has been working on the film for a while now and shooting will finally get underway in just a few months (January 13th).
The film based on the insanely popular online computer game "World of Warcraft", is written by Duncan Jones and Charles Leavitt. Producers on the film are Charles Roven and Alex Gartner from Atlas Entertainment and Thomas Tull and Jon Jashni from Legendary Pictures. The film will mark the first film in the union between Universal and Thomas Tull's Legendary Pictures. Legendary are one of the major companies behind Christopher Nolan's "Batman" trilogy.
Paula Patton and Colin Farrell are currently in talks for leading roles in the "Warcraft" movie, whilst other rumoured cast members include Paul Dano, Anton Yelchin, Travis Fimmel and Anson Mount.