View Full Version : Halo loses Universal and Fox

10 October 2006, 02:21 AM
Variety Magazine reports Universal and Fox have pulled out of Halo.

" It's game over for Universal's and Fox's participation in the feature adaptation of Microsoft's "Halo."Both of the studios that agreed to co-finance the screen adaptation of the popular Microsoft game have abruptly backed out of the picture. While rumors had the studios concerned over a budget that was rising above the original projected $135 million pricetag, the filmmakers said the double defection came after U and Fox played hardball and unsuccessfully tried to get the filmmakers and Microsoft to reduce their profit participation."

10 October 2006, 11:15 AM
I hope it doesn't effect in any way the quality of the movie.

10 October 2006, 01:23 PM
this is a 3rd post on this topic


10 October 2006, 02:01 PM
You can find the thread here:

Variety: 'Halo' pic loses its studios (