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Since the beginning of time, books have been a conduit of learning, a cornerstone of human communication and, most important of all, the primary source for awesome movies.
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If zombies are the new vampires, then it looks like robots are gonna be the new zombies.
(We're NextMovie, after all. We know these things).
Hot on the (metal) heels of news that Steven Spielberg himself will be directing the adaptation of Daniel H. Wilson's novel, "Robopocalypse," comes word that Jack Black and "Hot Tub Time Machine" director Steve Pink have optioned Wilson's other robot book, "How to Survive a Robot Uprising."
"Uprising" is something of the funhouse-mirror companion piece to the more serious "Robopocalypse."