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Joe Cornish to direct Archaia's 'Rust'

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Joe Cornish has reportedly signed on to direct Rust.

The Attack the Block helmer is attached to 20th Century Fox's adaptation of the Archaia graphic novel, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Joe Cornish

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Rust 2: Secrets of the cell

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Royden Lepp's books are set on a planet struggling to find its way after a devastating war.

A family of farmers finds itself in danger's way when a young, jetpack-wearing boy crashes on their land.

Archaia recently announced Rust vol 2: Secrets of the Cell.

Simon Kinberg (X-Men: First Class) is producing. Cornish is expected to join formerly-announced screenwriter Aline Brosh McKenna (The Devil Wears Prada) on the development of the script.

Cornish is also working on a film adaptation of the sci-fi novel Snow Crash.

Chronicle director Josh Trank has been confirmed for Fox's Fantastic Four reboot, while David Slade has departed its upcoming Daredevil movie over scheduling conflicts.

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