The Art and Making of Rampage
Written By: Dwayne Johnson, Brad Peyton, Ellen Wolff
Primatologist Davis Okoye (Johnson) shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth.  But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of enormous size.  To make matters worse, it’s soon discovered there are other similarly altered animals.  As these newly created alpha predators tear across North America, destroying everything in their path, Okoye teams with a discredited genetic engineer to secure an antidote, fighting his way through an ever-changing battlefield, not only to halt a global catastrophe but to save the fearsome creature that was once his friend.

The Art and Making of Rampage explores the creation of this blockbuster movie and provides an extraordinary behind-the-scenes look at the amazing design and concept art that brought this thrilling movie to life. Exclusive interviews with the cast and crew provide a closer look at the making of this action-packed movie.

Filled with remarkable images and fascinating details, The Art and Making of Rampage is the ultimate guide for all fans.


FILLED WITH EXTRAORDINARY IMAGES and fascinating details, The Art and Making of Rampage gives fans an exclusive look at the exhilarating movie directed by Brad Peyton, starring Dwayne Johnson, and produced by Beau Flynn, John Rickard, and Hiram Garcia. In director Brad Peyton’s action-packed film Rampage, a genetic experiment gone awry unleashes three supersized, mutant predators on North America. Megastar Dwayne Johnson stars as primatologist Davis Okoye, whose once gentle friend George, a highly intelligent silverback gorilla, is exposed to the experiment with catastrophic effects. Okoye must join forces with scientist Dr. Kate Caldwell in order to find an antidote that will not only save the world but also restore his friend George to his former nature. In this visually striking monster movie, expertly rendered CGI brings the giant alpha creatures to life alongside the stellar cast, featuring the exceptional talents of Dwayne Johnson, Naomie Harris, Malin Akerman, Jake Lacy, Joe Manganiello, and Jeffrey Dean Morgan. A deep dive into the making of this explosive movie, The Art and Making of Rampage is filled with exclusive behind-the-scenes interviews with Brad Peyton, Dwayne Johnson, the remarkable filmmaking team, and the excellent cast. Filled with never-before-seen set photography, storyboards, amazing concept art, and more, this gorgeous book highlights the creativity, hard work, and vision of the skilled cast and crew that produced this film’s compelling narrative and dynamic special effects. Illuminating the filmmaking journey from start to finish, The Art and Making of Rampage is the ultimate Rampage movie companion and guide for all fans.
Format: Hardbound
Publication Date: 4/10/2018
ISBN: 9781683832102
Pages: 156
Trim Size: 11 x 10

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Dwayne Johnson, Foreword Contributor: Dwayne Johnson first gained recognition as charismatic wrestler “The Rock,” chronicled in his best-selling autobiography The Rock Speaks. His films have earned over $3 billion worldwide.

Brad Peyton, Introduction: Brad Peyton, director and a producer of Rampage, is marking his third collaboration with Dwayne Johnson and Beau Flynn. Peyton also directed Johnson in the 2015 blockbuster San Andreas and the hit film Journey 2: The Mysterious Island.

Ellen Wolff, Writer: Ellen Wolff is a Southern California-based writer who specializes in the arts of animation and visual effects. Her writings on the evolution of digital technology, animation, and visual effects have appeared in many publications including Variety and Animation Magazine.