Cancelled Movies. Wiki

Around 1980, during the filming of Raiders of the Lost Ark, Spielberg contacted Gary David Goldberg to make a semiautobiographical musical film entitled Reel to Reel. The film's plot would have been surrounding a filmmaker named Stuart Moss, and his direction of a musical remake of Invaders From Mars. The film was officially announced in production in 1983.

Why It Was Cancelled[]

  1. Spielberg finally abandoned the project and chose to direct Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom.


  • The film was permanently cancelled.


  • According to the Los Angeles Times, the film was to have been directed by Michael Cimino and distributed by Columbia Pictures.