Screenwriter Graham Yost Dishes Details on ‘Major Matt Mason’ Film

Just last summer we learned that Forrest Gump team Robert Zemeckis and Tom Hanks were going to team up again for Major Matt Mason, a big screen adaptation of the Mattel action figure from the 1960’s. Mason was a unique toy because it debuted in 1966 and was a line about an an astronaut who lived and worked on the moon. Eventually we actually landed on the moon and for some reason the toy just wasn’t as cool as the real astronauts. We’ve been wondering just what the story will be for Major Matt Mason and now screenwriter Graham Yost (Speed, Broken Arrow) has revealed some brief details on the film’s plot. Yost, who is also the man behind the successful FX drama series “Justified” recently spoke with Reuters (via The Playlist) and talked about the film’s setting and what we can expect from Major Matt Mason’s return: “The story is set …

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