Edge of Tomorrow looks set to get a sequel with both of the film’s stars rumoured to return.
In Edge of Tomorrow Tom Cruise portrays a military public relations officer with no combat experience who’s forced by his superiors to join a landing operation against the aliens. Cruise’s character finds himself in a time loop that sends him back to the previous day every time he dies. He teams up with Blunt’s special forces soldier to improve his combat skills each day.
The film will be produced by Erwin Stoff, Tom Lassally, and Masi Oka, with Hisashi Sasaki exec producing. Edge of Tomorrow is based on Hiroshi Sakurazaka’s 2004 Japanese novel “All You Need Is Kill”. Matthew Robinson (Invention of Lying) will write the script.