EXCLUSIVE: `Fantastic Voyage` Is The Secret James Cameron/Shane Salerno Collaboration You`ve Been Hearing About
by Adam Rosenberg
MTV News` Josh Horowitz spoke with Cameron and producer Jon Landau on the red carpet at the London premiere of "Avatar," and the project in question has nothing to do with space-age samurai. The actual plan is to remake sci-fi classic "Fantastic Voyage," in 3-D, with Cameron taking on the role of producer.
In the original, a small team attempts to save the life of a nearly-assassinated diplomat through a uniquely invasive surgical procedure. The magic of science allows the doctors to be shrunken down to microscopic size and injected into the ailing diplomat`s body. Piloting a specialized submersible craft — also tiny — the team attempts to repair with the diplomat`s condition — a blood clot in his brain — on a cellular level.
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