Zim the Invader is a 2001 American live-action/computer-animated comic science fiction film directed by Chris Columbus. It stars TBA, TBA, TBA, TBA, and TBA. It was released by DreamWorks Pictures in the United States and by Paramount Pictures internationally.
Zim the Invader was based on the cartoon series of the same name by Bob Clampett. The film was originally written as a serious science fiction film, until director Columbus re-wrote much of the script. Shooting took place from November 14, 2000 to March 8, 2001 in California and the Bronson Canyon with an $70 million budget, and the film was released in the United States on July 8, 2001. The film grossed $88 million internationally.