McKenna, Kinberg Adapting “Rust” Comic

Scribes Aline Brosh McKenna (“The Devil Wears Prada”) and producer Simon Kinberg (“X-Men: First Class”) are teaming for a film adaptation of the graphic novel “Rust” at 20th Century Fox says Heat Vision.

Set in an unknown time in a post-war desert style landscape, the story follows Roman Taylor who struggles to keep his family’s small farm afloat. Soon a young man named Jet Jones crash lands into his barn having escaped a giant decommissioned war robot.

Roman soon believes the secrets of Jet’s past may be the key to their survival, though the rest of the family don’t trust him.