Summit To Adapt “Area 52” Comic

Summit Entertainment has acquired the film rights to Brian Haberlin’s comic “Area 52” reports Deadline.

The story follows a top-secret Antarctica warehouse the U.S. government uses to store hideous creatures and mystical weapons.

When an aggressive new alien is accidentally hatched, the group of misfits hired to watch over the warehouse must band together to keep these creatures from escaping.

Lorenzo di Bonaventura is attached to produce. Steven C. Miller was previously attached to direct a few years ago, the studio is now seeking a new director and writers.