Paramount pencils in a 2012 slot
The film will open in theaters December 21, 2012. Directed by Marc Forster, the film stars Brad Pitt, Mireille Enos, James Badge Dale, Julia Levy-Boeken and Bryan Cranston.
Based on the Max Brooks best-selling novel about a worldwide infestation of flesh-eating zombies. Brooks, the son of Mel Brooks and Anne Bancroft, wrote a detailed tale in which a researcher for the U.N. Postwar Commission interviews survivors from countries all over the world, 10 years after the crisis, to gather a first-person post-mortem on a war that obliterated every country on the map.
Source: Ryan Turek, Managing Editor