A five minute clip from the upcoming animated adventure / fantasy / Sci-Fi movie “ 9” has hit the web.
Directed by Shane Acker and co-writer with Pamela Pettler the movie is based on Acker’s Academy Award-nominated 2005 short “9″ – a post-apocalyptic nightmare in which all of humanity is threatened.
When 9 (Elijah Wood) first comes to life, he finds himself in a post-apocalyptic world. All humans are gone, and it is only by chance that he discovers a small community of others like him taking refuge from fearsome machines that roam the earth intent on their extinction.
The group includes “1″ (voiced by Christopher Plummer), a domineering war veteran, “2″ (Martin Landau), an aged inventor, “5″ (John C. Reilly), a stalwart mechanic, “6″ (Crispin Glover), a visionary and artist, “7″ (Jennifer Connelly) a brave warrior and “9″ voiced by Elijah Wood.
Produced by Tim Burton and Timur Bekmambetov “9″ will hit the theaters on 09/9/09.