"Planet Thieves" Sets Up Shop At Warners

By Garth Franklin Wednesday September 5th 2012 11:57AM

Warner Bros. has picked up the film rights to "False Memory" author Dan Krokos' upcoming young adult novel "The Planet Thieves" says Deadline.

After an alien race massacres the crew of the SS Egypt, a 13-year-old cadet must lead his classmates in a daring surprise attack to retake the ship and recover a stolen technology that could spell Earth's destruction.

Pouya Shahbazian, Heyday Films and Benderspink are producing.