The 5th Wave is an upcoming American science fiction thriller film directed by J Blakeson and written by Susannah Grant based on the 2013 novel of same name by Rick Yancey. The film stars Chloë Grace Moretz, Nick Robinson, Alex Roe, Maika Monroe, Liev Schreiber, and Zackary Arthur.
Development of The 5th Wave began in March 2012 when Columbia Pictures picked up the film rights to the trilogy with Graham King's production company GK Films and Tobey Maguire's Material Pictures. Filming took place in Atlanta, Georgia from October 2014 to January 2015. It is set to be released on January 15, 2016.
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