Bill Paxton Circles 'All You Need Is Kill'

Doug Liman's sci-fi project is based on Hiroshi Sakurazaka's Japanese novel that centers a soldier who continually relives his death.
Bill Paxton circles All You Need Is Kill
Bill Paxton circles All You Need Is Kill
Bill Paxton is in negotiations to board Doug Liman's sci-fi action film All You Need Is Kill. Tom Cruise stars in the Warner Bros. project alongside Emily Blunt and Charlotte Riley.

The film is an adaptation of a graphic novel by Hiroshi Sakurazaka that centers a soldier (Tom Cruise), who is fighting an alien war. He is forced to relive his death in a continual time loop becoming a better soldier with each pass. Bill Paxton will portray the soldier's demanding platoon leader.

Doug Liman is directing from a script by Dante Harper and Joby Harold. Erwin Stoff, Tom Lassally and Jason Hoffs of 3 Arts Entertainment are producing.

Bill Paxton was most recently seen playing Randall McCoy in History's Hatfields & McCoys, and as John Kane in Steven Soderbergh's action film Haywire.

Production begins later this fall in London.

Edge of Tomorrow comes to theaters June 6th, 2014 and stars Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Lara Pulver, Jeremy Piven, Bill Paxton, Charlotte Riley, Madeleine Mantock, Jonas Armstrong. The film is directed by Doug Liman.



Sources: Variety

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Comments (5)

  1. CelluloidDreams

    Love Bill Paxton!! Any film he is in...I am so There!

    2 years agoby @2movieguysFlag

  2. Bawnian©-Dexeus

    Kill is all you need

    2 years agoby @bawnian-dexeusFlag

  3. skywise

    Loving this cast. Bill Paxton is brilliant. cant wait to see hm in this.

    2 years agoby @skywiseFlag

  4. Basquat

    Why are they always either circling or eyeing projects?

    2 years agoby @basquatFlag

  5. THE JOKER

    Sounds cool enough! Haven't seen him for awhile either! This could be cool!

    2 years agoby @mcleve02Flag