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Idlewild Director Secures Rights to Gigantor

Bryan Barber (IDLEWILD) has secured the film, merchandise and videogame rights to '60s anime GIGANTOR, reports Deadline.com.

Bryan Barber (IDLEWILD) has secured the film, merchandise and videogame rights to '60s anime GIGANTOR, reports Deadline.com. The story follows a 12-year-old and his giant hero robot. Barber, who is pitching the project as a director, calls it a cross between TRANSFORMERS and THE GOONIES. Barber won the rights to the property have showing rights holder Fred Ladd extensive storyboards for his concept. Barber is putting together a six-minute sizzle reel to take to the studios.

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