Status: Development As of September 12, 2015
Development: Story selection and rights acquired; idea being crafted into usable script; financing and casting attachments sought; aiming for 'greenlight'. Variety say MGM is currently meeting with screenwriters, with production set to begin in 2016.
A tough but soft spoken bouncer takes a job in a small town bar only to run afoul of a corrupt business man who has a stranglehold on the townfolk. more
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A tough but soft spoken bouncer takes a job in a small town bar only to run afoul of a corrupt business man who has a stranglehold on the townfolk.
paraphrased plot formulation from hollywoodreporter.com
Trivia & Production Notes
- A remake of the 1989 Patrick Swayze film.
- UFC fighter Ronda Rousey embraced the idea of starring in a remake, but wanted to be respectful when pursuing the project and personally reached to Patrick Swayze's widow for her blessing (which she gave [all according to Variety, 9/9/15]).
- The project would mark Ronda Rousey’s biggest acting gig to date.
- Daily Variety says "the plan is to immediately begin prepping for a fast-tracked shoot in the first quarter of 2016" (10/12/15).