Warners Gives “Samson” A New Cut

Warner Bros. Pictures are planning a futuristic take on the classic Samson and Delilah story in “Samson” reports Variety.

The reinvention of classic lore posits that the biblical strongman was invincible until he was betrayed by Delilah, to whom he entrusted the secret that his strength came from his long hair.

Scott Silver (“8 Mile”) will write the script while Francis Lawrence (“I Am Legend”) will direct.