Star Wars and X-Men Producer Simon Kinberg Set to Helm Logan's Run Remake

"The current political climate has led to a growing popularity of dystopian stories such as Black Mirror and Blade Runner 2049 so it seems as good a time as ever to reboot Logan’s Run. I hear Warner Bros has just closed a deal to kickstart the project, written by Hunger Games writer Peter Craig and directed by X-Men: Dark Phoenix director Simon Kinberg."

I thought it was already remade as The Island by Michael Bay a few years back? I love the original and find the idea of a remake interesting if it were done correctly. There's no problem with it being a sci-fi action movie, but I don't want it to lose its meaning and purpose as a film in the process.

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