Brendan Fraser Takes 3-D Journey Source: Variety April 21, 2006 Brendan Fraser will topline Journey 3-D, Walden Media/New Line's update of Jules Verne's "Journey to the Center of the Earth." Variety says that Fraser will portray a geologist who, with his teenage son, discovers a message hidden in an ancient artifact, leading them into a previously unseen world. Eric Brevig, who won a Special Achievement Academy Award for his visual effects work on Total Recall, will make his feature directorial debut. D.V. DeVincentis (High Fidelity) has written the script, and visual effects veteran Charlotte Huggins is producing. Journey 3-D will be shot in live action, with the otherworldly landscapes and creatures supplied by high-definition, photo-real 3-D technology. Fraser will also executive produce.