is an upcoming cyberpunk action film based on Gunnm. Produced by and Jon Landau, the film is directed by from a screenplay by Cameron, and Laeta Kalogridis. The film stars in the title role, with supporting roles portrayed by , , , , and .
First officially announced in 2003, production on and release of the film were repeatedly delayed due to Cameron's work on Avatar and its sequels. After years of languishing in development hell, Rodriguez was announced as the film's director in April 2016, with Salazar being cast the following month. Principal photography began in Austin, Texas in October 2016, lasting through February 2017.
Alita: Battle Angel is scheduled to be released in the United States on February 14, 2019 by 20th Century Fox in Real D 3D, Dolby Cinema and IMAX 3D.