David Fincher Hoping To Begin Work On New 'Heavy Metal' Movie

'Heavy Metal'FROM SPLASH PAGE: We're extremely excited about the announcement that David Fincher, Zack Snyder and Gore Verbinski still intend to direct segments of a new "Heavy Metal" animated feature, but it's probably for the best that we temper our enthusiasm with a bit of caution. According to Fincher, the undoubtedly awesome film has yet to move on from the development stage.

"We're still trying to get that made," Fincher told MTV News.

Even so, does the director, hot off the critical success of his new film "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button", have any particular "Heavy Metal" stories that he would like to adapt to the screen?

Read more of David Fincher's thoughts on a new "Heavy Metal" animated feature at Splash Page.MTV.com.