Based off the multiple award winning cg short of the same name, “9″ is getting ready for it’s big screen debut with the backing of producers Tim Burton and Timur Bekmambetov (Wanted, NightWatch trilogy). The film is written and directed by Shane Acker who created the original short (it’s nice to see the orginial creator fully behind the helm). Now as hot as the film looks, we’ll have a ways off before we see the final product. “9″ hits theaters Sept. 9 2009. Talk about along wait! for now watch the trailer repeadtly for what may be one of the hottest cg animated flicks to drop next year…oh and doesn’t the characters look like “sackboy” on crack?!