Director George Miller has been roped in to helm the project while Pitt's Plan B will produce it, reports Variety. Their intention is to transfer the tale to a futuristic setting in outer space. Both Homer poems dealt with the Trojan War. The Odyssey focused on the exploits of Odysseus, who hatched the idea to build the Trojan Horse.
It deals with his long journey home after he declines to become a god.