Robert Ludlum’s Osterman Weekend to be remade

In a Variety article, it was revealed that Robert Ludlum’s THE OSTERMAN WEEKEND is going to be remade.

Simon Kinberg will be making his directorial debut with this film. He previously has been a screenwriter, with his credits including Mr. & Mrs Smith, XXX2 and X-Men: The Last Stand….talk about a mixed bag.

He is also slated to write the screenplay for the forthcoming Hardy Men film.

No cast has been mentioned, but it does say that they plan to start filming later this year.

Dark Horizon takes a very interesting look at why the original fails to live up to the source material. Check out the story.