Everything We Know About the Oscar Isaac Movie

Metal Gear Solid has been in production for 16 years, but Oscar Isaacs says a video game adaptation is still happening.

by Rick Gonzales | published

Movie adaptation of the hit video game metal Gear Solid Have found myself in development hell for the better part of 16 years. But with the announcement (a while back) that Oscar Isaac (no, not Jensen Ackles) has been cast as the iconic character Solid Snake, metal Gear Solid The film still seems to be going on. However, the biggest question in everyone’s mind is when.

OSCAR ISAAC confirms it’s still in the works

In March 2022, IGN managed to speak with Oscar Isaac briefly about the progress of metal Gear Solid Movies. While Isaacs confirmed that the project is still underway, he said that the filmmakers were having a tough time figuring out the right story for the adaptation. “We’re searching, we’re searching like Solid Snake. We’re climbing through the air ducts, we’re looking for the story,” he told IGN. You can watch that clip below. Updates: metal Gear Solid Lives in pre-production.

Metal Gear Solid has been evolving for 16 years

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metal Gear Solid Working since 16 years. producer of metal Gear The series, Hideo Kojima, first announced a film adaptation of his video game in 2006. There were even some big names who were said to be rumored to be playing Solid Snake alongside Christian Bale.

But by 2010, the project was dead in the water. Now, it looks like Sony Pictures Entertainment, along with Columbia Pictures, has saved Kojima’s vision, and the production has already made its choice for the game’s protagonist. Beyond that though, there has been little official movement on the adaptation.

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Oscar Isaac

By all appearances, Oscar Isaacs cast himself as Solid Snake before Sony came around to him. Isaac, who starred as Poe Dameron, resistance fighter star wars sequel trilogy, and who played Duke Leto Atreides in Frank Herbert’s remake Dune, definitely prepared, willing and able to play the role. You can actually see him tossing his hat in the ring below. Interview conducted during press tour for Netflix film, triple frontierShows Isaac answering in two words when asked who he would play with metal Gear Solid Movies. “Snake, man,” was his answer.

This is a big achievement for Sony as Oscar Isaac has become one of the most sought after actors in Hollywood. above all star wars Action, Isaac will be seen in upcoming The Card Counter, Big Gold Brick, Scene from a Marriage, Armageddon Timeand as recently Mark Spector in Marvel’s Moon Knight Which can be seen on the Disney + streaming platform.

with metal Gear SolidOscar Isaac is also engaged to star in Barry Levinson-directed feature Francis and the Godfather, starring Isaac as director Francis Ford Coppola and Jake Gyllenhaal as producer Robert Evans. The feature will tell the story of the legendary battle between the director and the producer as they film the 1972 classic gangster, Saint,

Director of Metal Gear Solid Jordan is Vogue-Roberts

the Kings of summer And Kong: Skull Island the director Jordan Vogt-Roberts was given the reins for metal Gear Solid, In addition to those two features, Vogt-Roberts has directed several episodes of the FX series. you are the worstas well as the Comedy Central stand-up series mash upas well as Nick Offerman’s stand-up special, american hummus, Even Kojima was quoted as saying of Vogt-Roberts, “I believe no one but him can direct “Metal Gear Solid”.

Vogt-Roberts is directing from a script written by Derek Connolly, who made a name for himself with his script. jurassic world, Jurassic World: Fallen KingdomAnd Jurassic World: Dominion, The latest entry for Connolly’s script is metal Gear Solid Movies. The original script was written by Jay Basu, but what is still unknown today is if Connolly did a brush-up, a partially rewritten one, or a new one page script. Connolly is a great choice to bring the film to the big screen with its success jurassic world Stories have been found.

It also helped that Connolly had already established a working relationship with Vogt-Roberts as Connolly wrote the script for it. Kong: Skull Island, It should also be noted that Connolly co-wrote the original draft of Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker Connolly’s screenplay was rewritten with director Colin Trevorrow and by JJ Abrams before the director was dropped from the film. Maybe he should have kept Connolly’s script, although he kept the “Story By” credit.

Metal Gear Solid has not set a production date

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It’s quite possible that Oscar Isaac’s busy schedule may have affected the production schedule metal Gear Solid Because it hasn’t surfaced in front of the cameras yet. Aside from Isaac, however, there are no other cast members attached to the film, so a start date may be too far away. When they start, the question will be whether Vogt-Roberts can deliver worthy products. metal Gear Solid Name.

After 16 years (and by the time the finished product hits movie theaters or streaming services), expectations are high. The film’s failure of so many video games isn’t lost on the film’s producers. metal Gear Solid, But with Connolly’s known ability to deliver a good script, and Isaac is officially on board, the upside is looking.

The Metal Gear Solid franchise has sold 56 million copies

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metal Gear SolidThe stealth video game was created by Hideo Kojima and comes after metal Gear And Metal Gear 2: Solid Snake, which Kojima also had a hand in making. The return of Solid Snake in this particular game was expected to infiltrate a nuclear weapons facility. sorrel from their terroristic threat.

There are also hostages who must save the snake while preventing Foxhound from launching its nuclear attack. When players become Solid Snake, they must manipulate Snake throughout the nuclear facility as they complete their mission. If he enters the enemy’s field of vision, he must hide during stealth mode and remain there until infiltration mode starts again. Of course, there’s also a battle mode where players fight enemies.

When the game dropped, it sold seven million copies worldwide and is considered by pc gamer As one of the greatest and most important video games of all time. As a Franchisee, metal Gear The games have sold over 56 million copies. So, even though video games for film adaptations have been hit and miss, with many landing on the miss side, it’s easy to see why game developers would want to see metal Gear Solid Try the jump to feature film production.

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