NEWS - Wednesday, April 7, 2010

Gears of War Movie Getting Scaled Back

Any movie based on Gears of War, since it revolves around big guys fighting big monsters in big environments, should feel -- well, big. But according to a new report from the L.A. Times, Hollywood sources claim it’s being scaled down. The budget has reportedly been cut from $100 million to "a good chunk less than that." The story has also been reduced, going from an epic to a more simple invasion story. Director Len Wiseman is said to be moving on to another project titled Nocturne. His absence would probably mean Kate Beckinsale won’t be coming on to star in the film.
An update on the movie’s production has been a long time coming. We last heard, back in 2008, that screenwriter Chris Morgan was aiming to make it a large-scale effects masterpiece, complete with Corpsers and Berserkers. This news makes sense of the long quiet period since we’ve heard an update, and now it sounds like his ambitions might be seeing serious cuts, along with the hopes of Gears fans.



Site Statistics

Registered Members: 43,984
Forum Posts: 725,139
Xbox One Titles: 655
Xbox 360 Titles: 1,084
Xbox 360 Kinect Titles: 95
Xbox 360 Arcade Titles: 583
Xbox Titles: 847
Staff Reviews: 1,448
Member Reviews: 10,339
News Articles: 13,078
Screenshots: 28,839
Xbox 360 Achievements: 45,112
Xbox 360 Faceplates: 2,016
Cheat Codes: 1,706

Latest News

See News Archives

Community Forum Activity

GOW 4 Horde Credit and XP Earn Rate Updates
Post by Nato King
1 Replies, 47 Views

Post by Nato King
1 Replies, 53 Views

Red Dead Redemption 2 releasing Fall 2017
Post by Nato King
5 Replies, 108 Views

Xbox One S Protoype Zebra
Post by oryanphine
3 Replies, 143 Views

Xbox One South Korea Edition Limitee Mother Pearl
Post by oryanphine
1 Replies, 88 Views

Xbox One Official China Edition limitee Lunar New Year Monkey 2016
Post by oryanphine
2 Replies, 97 Views

Xbox Play Anywhere Set up.
Post by Nato King
6 Replies, 166 Views

CONTEST! Win a copy of Worms W.M.D.!
Post by Variation-XBA
9 Replies, 319 Views

The Gears of War 4 Live Broadcast Airs Today
Post by Nato King
7 Replies, 207 Views

Post by Nato King
9 Replies, 258 Views

Spoiler: First 12mintues of Battlefield 1
Post by Nato King
9 Replies, 238 Views

Custom Xbox Addict Controller!
Post by Variation-XBA
8 Replies, 317 Views

Post by BananaMan
5 Replies, 274 Views

Post by Nato King
7 Replies, 263 Views

Club for Forza Horizon 3
Post by TheOutcast-XBA
9 Replies, 1157 Views

© 2000-2016 - All rights reserved. All trademarks are properties of their respective owners.
Xbox is a registered trademark of Microsoft. is not affiliated with Microsoft.

Made in Canada
Site Design by Cameron Graphics