Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg say Uncharted would be too much like Indiana Jones

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Both Seth Rogen and Evan Goldberg revealed that they have been asked by Naughty Dog to write a script for the Uncharted live-action film.

In an interview with IGN on their latest project, This Is the End, the duo said that Naughty Dog has asked them more than once for the past 4 years to help bring the popular video game to life on the big screen. They turned it down because they couldn’t find a better way to bring it to life.

“It’s just going to be Indiana Jones,” Goldberg said. “If we could figure out a way to make it not Indiana Jones, it’d be awesome.”

Yeah, the game is heavily inspired by Indiana Jones, and to do a movie that won’t make people think it’s ripping off Indy will be tough.

The Uncharted film has been in development for a while. It was originally suppose to be directed by David O. Russell with Mark Wahlberg as Nathan Drake. Thank goodness that didn’t happen.

Source: IGN

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