Author Gary Whitta may be very near reaching considered one of his desires: making a sequel to the 1984 film The Final Starfighter. Throughout a Twitch stream, Whitta revealed a sizzle reel, idea artwork, music, and the working title of the movie.
The Final Starfighters (working title) has not been given the inexperienced gentle. Nonetheless, Whitta–working alongside The Final Starfighter author Jonathan R. Betuel–believes that is proper across the nook. “We’re, I imagine, very very close–closer than anybody has ever been to creating a brand new Final Starfighter fighter film, like proper on the one yard line,” Whitta defined. “After pushing the boulder uphill for years we’re very, very, very shut. I can not actually say something extra. Apart from that, you realize as a result of it is there’s all stuff occurring behind the scenes now, like there’s issues I can not inform you however we’re very, very shut, I imagine it’ll occur.”
Whitta defined that this film can be a sequel–not a reboot, revamp, or reimagining. Betuel and Whitta grew to become associates and shortly realized when it got here to the film, they have been each on the identical web page: “We wished to do a sequel that saved the unique in canon, and which, which continued the unique storyline and honored the unique.”
Whitta then went on to play the sizzle reel, which options music from Chris Tilton (Rogue One) and Craig Safan (The Final Starfighter) and artwork from Matt Allsopp (Rogue One). The greater than four-minute lengthy video offers you some indication of the appear and feel this workforce desires to create for the sequel, in the event that they get the possibility.