Universal City: Dreamworks, 2010. Rainbow Draft script for the 2011 film, copy belonging to Still Photographer Melissa Moseley, with her name vertically overprinted on every page.
Based on the 1956 short story "Steel" by Richard Matheson, published in the May, 1956 edition of The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction. Previously filmed as the October 4, 1963 Episode (Season 5, Episode 2) of the CBS television series "The Twilight Zone," starring Lee Marvin and Joe Mantell.
In 2020 human boxers are replaced by robots, and retired boxer Charlie Kenton (Hugh Jackman), and his estranged son Max (Dakota Goyo), find an old sparring robot, Atom, in a junkyard, which, with some work, just may defeat the World Robot Boxing champion, Zeus.
Nominated for an Academy Award.
Shot on location in Michigan.
White untitled DreamWorks wrappers. Title page present, with last revisions dated 07-01-2010, with credits for screenwriter Dan Gilroy, and revisions by screenwriters Jeremy Leven, Les Bohem, and John Gatins. 151 leaves, with last page of text numbered 119. Mimeograph duplication, rectos only, with pink, yellow, green, and buff revision pages throughout, dated variously between 5/13/2010 and 7/1/2010. Pages Near Fine, wrapper Near Fine, bound internally with two gold brads.