Studio:Warner Bros. Pictures
Based on Anne McCaffrey's classic fantasy series, "Dragonriders of Pern." The 22-book series will serve as the basis for a feature film that aims to launch a new franchise. "Dragonflight," the first in the series of novels, follows an elite group of warriors who take to the skies on the backs of giant, fire-breathing, telepathic dragons to save the wondrously exotic planet of Pern from a terrifying airborne menace. First published in 1968, "Dragonflight" launched the literary McCaffrey's literary franchise, which has gone on to sell millions of copies around the world. It has also won numerous literary awards and spawned many spinoffs, including videogames, board games and graphic novels.