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Monster Republic to Get Screen Adaptation

25 November 2014 7:22 AM, PST | shocktillyoudrop.com | See recent shocktillyoudrop news »

The 2010 novel Monster Republic is being prepped for the big screen. Screen Daily says Komixx Entertainment has tapped writer Miles Chapman to pen an adaptation.

Per the outlet, the story "begins with the evil Dr Lazarus Fry, who is hellbent on world domination and engineers an explosion in a nuclear power plant, patching the victims up with scavenged body parts and creating an army of superhuman soldiers programmed for destruction.

The post Monster Republic to Get Screen Adaptation appeared first on Shock Till You Drop. »

- Ryan Turek

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Escape Plan writer to adapt Monster Republic

25 November 2014 3:53 AM, PST | ScreenDaily | See recent ScreenDaily news »

Miles Chapman to adapt sci-fi novel.

Komixx Entertainment has signed screenwriter Miles Chapman to pen the script for the film adaptation of Ben Horton’s sci-fi trilogy Monster Republic.

Chapman previously devised the story and co-wrote the screenplay for Sylvester Stallone and Arnold Schwarzenegger action film Escape Plan.

The story of Monster Republic begins with the evil Dr Lazarus Fry, who is hellbent on world domination and engineers an explosion in a nuclear power plant, patching the victims up with scavenged body parts and creating an army of superhuman soldiers programmed for destruction. But teenage boy Cameron escapes, and joins forces with a band of rebel kids to seek revenge on Fry.

The novel was published by Random House Children’s Publishers UK (Rhcp) in January 2010. »

- michael.rosser@screendaily.com (Michael Rosser)

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‘Escape Plan’ Blu-ray Review

16 March 2014 10:56 AM, PDT | Blogomatic3000 | See recent Blogomatic3000 news »

Stars: Arnold SchwarzeneggerSylvester StalloneJim Caviezel, Vinnie Jones, Amy Ryan, 50 Cent | Written by Miles Chapman, Jason Keller | Directed by Mikael Halfstrom

After two box office disappointments, The Last Stand and Bullet To The Head, two of action’s greatest ever stars Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone come together for the first film in which they properly, actually, legitimately star with each other, the thriller Escape Plan.

Bursting forth with all the bravura and inherent silliness of the two men’s action heyday, Escape Plan feels very much like a throwback to a time when action films didn’t rely on special effects or young, hot stars instead giving us a world where Stallone can hook up with Amy Ryan and Schwarzenegger can have a slow-motion whip around shot on his eyes as he first manages to get a gun. On these terms, Escape Plan does exactly what it says »

- Ian Loring

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