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And to add to Pitt's mirth, on the heels of the film's success, Paramount's vice chairman Rob Moore announced plans to develop a sequel. But odds are good it won't be the sequel Pitt and company originally had in mind. An Oral History of the Zombie War. They hired screenwriter J.

Michael Straczynski to perform the difficult adaptation, but when he began quarrelling with director Marc Forster, Stracynski was replaced by Matthew Michael Carnahan. Ultimately, neither screenwriter could deliver the ending Paramount wanted. After principal photography had finished, director Marc Forester showed a cut of "World War Z" to the studio, which featured an epic battle as the ending sequence. Apparently, Brad Pitt running around Red Square chopping off zombie heads didn't appeal to Paramount's sense of global marketing.

Paramount quickly pushed the World war z sequel yahoo dating date back from Christmas to summer and hired another screenwriter to rewrite the ending. Enter Damon Lindelof, the writer who got everyone confused with the TV series "Lost" and perplexed by "Prometheus" To Lindelof's surprise, Paramount didn't feel at all bound to the footage Forster had already shot.

He was given carte blanche to create an entirely new ending. After inviting friend and fellow "Lost" writer Drew Goddard to help deliver the goods, they pitched ideas to executives from Plan B and Paramount. In less than a month's time, Lindelof and Goddard delivered around 60 new pages that kept Gerry Lane's sympathetic family man appeal intact.

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Instead of loping off zombie heads, Lane would outsmart the undead, using his wits to find a defense against the creatures. And ultimately returning to the family he was forced to abandon earlier in the film. When it came time to reshoot the additional footage, Paramount hired yet another screenwriter — Oscar award winner Christopher McQuarrie "Usual Suspects," — to serve as the on-set script consultant.

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Though McQuarrie isn't credited, Lindeloff tweeted thanks to him for doing the "heavy lifting. In case you're counting at home, that's five — count 'em, five — screenwriters. At the end of the day, the creative team was probably correct in changing the ending, even though it took the story even further away from its original source material at this point, they seem to be related in name only.

One could argue that more summer blockbusters could tone down the spiraling violence that often ends a film we're looking at you "Man of Steel". But with an entirely new ending, whatever story material Plan B had originally been developing for sequels will likely need to be scrapped.

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In other words, they'll likely need to find a plan b. Fortunately, they know a lot of screenwriters who can help them out. I have never seen so many negative and mean comments about a state going through a disaster as I have from the people writing comments today. Are you all that jealous that a state that does well and helps support your state has had a tragedy.

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