is due in theaters on December 18, 2015, from Legendary and Universal Pictures, the official World of Warcraft
The film is based on Blizzard's longstanding Warcraft universe, directed by Duncan Jones
. Jones is the director of Moon
and Source Code
, and he happens to be David Bowie's son. Take that one to trivia night, folks.
originally had Sam Raimi
as director, but he bailed to take on Oz: The Great and Powerful
. The project is sticking with a script by Charles Leavitt
, the writer of Blood Diamond
begins January 13, 2014.