The Rocketeer’s Joe Johnston Directing Alien Invasion Movie Extinction

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Joe Johnston, who gave us “The Rocketeer,” before following up on that with “Jurassic Park 3″ and more recently, “Captain America: The First Avenger,” will now be plotting the end of the world in the new sci-fi alien invasion flick “Extinction.”

Like most movies nowadays, the plot for “Extinction” is a closely guarded secret, but it’s said to involve an alien invasion and a man trying to save his family from said intergalactic threat. So I guess it’s not really all that closely guarded. Never mind, then.

Spenser Cohen wrote the script, with David Hoberman and Todd Lieberman producing.

Since “Captain America,” Johnston’s got the low-budget thriller “Not Safe for Work” on tap. You know, one of those “low-budget” movie with a mammoth big-budget movie advertising campaign? So in a sense it’s not really low-budget, low-budget.

“Extinction” is currently set up at Good Universe.

ID4 Alien Spaceship

Here come the bad guys.

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