Roland Emmerich’s latest film hasn’t even been in theaters a day and he’s already got a follow-up. It’s not a third Independence Day film, though; it’s called Moonfall.
The alien invasion movie is a proven subset of the scifi genre. It’s ripe for all kinds of interpretations, from pure action like Independence Day, to social fears like Invasions of the Body Snatchers. Now, there are two brand new, very different alien invasion ships are being shopped around Hollywood.
Roland Emmerich has written a spec script with Harald Kloser called 2012 which is "apocalyptic." It was read around Hollywood yesterday and it could start a bidding war among studios today. It's a sure sign of the coming apocalypse if people are falling over themselves to give the man who butchered Godzilla another…