A reboot of "The Phantom" that will focus on the Father/Son relationship, and what it means to be The Phantom. According to screenwriter Tim Boyle; "this is a very exciting time. Being able to bring the first masked comic superhero back to the big screen is an absolute honor. - Yes, this is a new look at the comic book hero, but rest assured - He wont be 'heavily gadget man' (Batman) and he wont be an 'angry mob killer' (The Punisher). He will be, without doubt 'The Phantom'. A man who has sworn an oath to protect - but at what cost? The 1996 film, "The Phantom," starred Billy Zane as the masked hero who fights evil from his jungle headquarters.