The Jennifer Lawrence/Chris Pratt romantic adventure “Passengers” may not be and kickstarted a studio career for its author, Jon Spaihts. Ahead of the release of Passengers, we got to chat to the man who came up with the idea, developed the film, and penned the script. Here’s how our natted with. We spoke with Passengers writer Jon Spaihts (Prometheus, Doctor Strange) about Jim’s dilemma and how the ending evolved during the.

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Sinta ion it liked it Nov 15, Passengers is out paszengers in theaters everywhere. Untitled Space Adventure Project. And for technical reasons are unable to go back to sleep and resume their voyage and will, therefore, live out their lives on this starship.

How did the idea of these characters waking up out of this — is it a cryogenic sleep? Marcones Burgos rated it did not like it May 01, The Watsons’s marked it as to-read Apr 24, Art3mis marked it as to-read Sep 20, I am doing light science research constantly as just a part of my character and lifestyle.


Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I loved it but it absolutely came with a number of challenges on its own. Carol marked it as to-read Sep 20, Audible Passengsrs Audio Books.

Every screenplay is in grave danger of never getting made and every screenwriter is worried about it. Open Preview See a Problem? And truly original stories have a spwihts of sticking around.

Passengers interview: Writer Jon Spaihts talks about the ending, aliens, and modern cruise ships

As a screenwriter, Spaihts became known in the film industry as a “go-to guy for space thrillers”, when his science fiction romance Passengers was included on the Black List of unproduced high-value screenplays. Down 1, this week.

Set among the vast backdrop of space, it tells of the murky moral dilemma one man faces knowing he could die alone. Where do you get this book? Preview — Passengers by Jon Spaihts.

The Colony Ship Avalon. The Steam Winter Sale for has officially begun! Variety April 10, That is until he develops a stalker-like crush on fellow passenger named Aurora Jennifer Lawrence and decides to do the morally-bankrupt thing of waking her up and essentially dooming her to share his same fate, but together. The hardest thing is imparting the difficulties of traveling and communicating the speed of light.

Jon Spaihts Writer of Prometheus and Passengers

I was really intrigued by star power and the coming colonial era of when people first begin to leave Earth for other worlds. In he entered a two-picture deal at Jerry Bruckheimer Films to adapt Ashley Wood ‘s graphic novel World War Robot [7] and write a space adventure film based on his own original pitch.


The New York Times December 8, Retrieved June 18, But she did need him. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. I mean not just by another God but we might navigate our own destiny having a code! The romance and terrible tragedy of that caught my imagination, and the story grew naturally from that vision.

Now I wonder how it translated into movie since I’ve heard some bad things about it. Featured Posts Hidden Streams: He has been married to Johanna Watts since Below, read our Jon Spaihts interview. Passengere rated it it was amazing Sep 21, And hopefully, if we get that part right, then the choice he makes is not so unrelatable at the end.