Newswire: Wolf Creek director filming James Gunn’s dream about an interoffice battle royale
Have you ever started talking to a coworker, only to be distracted with fantasies of cleaving their head with a battle-ax? How about ending a meeting that’s running long with a flamethrower, incinerating the jackass who won’t stop jawing about third-quarter sales projections? If so, it appears that James Gunn shares the same dream.
According to Entertainment Weekly, Wolf Creek director Greg McLean will be helming The Belco Experiments, based on an original script by Gunn. MGM is financing the project, with a shoot planned for this summer in Bogota, Colombia.
The synopsis for The Belco Experiments suggests that the best way for capitalism to thrive is to push the Darwinian economic model to its bleeding edge. Specifically, a U.S. company is using a South American branch to separate employees with upward mobility from the unwashed masses. The office is sealed off at the beginning of the …