Steven Spielberg is eyeing dystopian sci-fi film Robopocalypse for his next directing venture, according to Deadline.
The DreamWorks project is based on Daniel H. Wilson's unpublished manuscript and revolves around the human race's fight for survival after a robot uprising. Wilson's book is due to hit stores in 2011.
Cloverfield writer Drew Goddard has been tapped to pen the screenplay.
Spielberg's next movie will be The Adventures Of Tintin: The Secret Of The Unicorn, scheduled for release in December 2011.