Register  |   Log In  |  
Sign up to our weekly newsletter    
Search   
Empire Magazine and iPad
Follow Me on Pinterest YouTube Tumblr
Empire
Trending On Empire
Gal Gadot's Wonder Woman Revealed
The Inside Story Of Sideshow Collectibles
Guardians Of The Galaxy Review
Nick Frost:
My Movie Life

The World's End star's pick of the flicks
Promotion: Destiny Awaits
Win a limited edition PS4 and a copy of Destiny
Movie News

LATEST HEADLINES
YESTERDAY
Podcast #122: Chris Pratt, The Inbetweeners
Pod wankers
First Testament Of Youth Trailer Arrives
'Our youth has been stolen from us'
Latest Expendables 3 Trailer Wants To Punch Your Eyes
Bang and blame
More Movie News

RELATED NEWS
10 April 2014
Jeff Wadlow Re-Writing Masters Of The Universe
But there's no director attached yet...
More Movie News

RELATED REVIEWS
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
Empire Star Rating
The Losers (2010)
Empire Star Rating
Get Some (2008)
Empire Star Rating
Never Back Down (2008)
Empire Star Rating
Cry Wolf
Empire Star Rating
More new cinemas releases
DVD & Blu-ray releases

Jeff Wadlow Goes Non-Stop
Directing a new Dark Castle thriller...

02 August 2011  |  Written by James White  |  Source: Heat Vision Blog

submit to reddit

Jeff Wadlow Goes Non-Stop

Despite a slightly patchy record, Joel Silver’s Dark Castle company continues to pump out the thrillers/genre movies. With Unknown doing decent business as their last cinematic outing, the company is now adding to its list of projects in development, nabbing spec script Non-Stop and attaching Jeff Wadlow to direct it.

Written by Chris Roach and John Richardson, Non-Stop is being kept largely under wraps, though the Heat Vision blog has ferreted out that it’s a claustrophobic action thriller with a gritty edge that focuses on an air marshal running into trouble when he works an internal US flight.

It all sounds like a mash-up of Jodie Foster thriller Flightplan and those action movies from the ‘80s and ‘90s, including Air Force One. And does anyone else get the idea that the title might lead to a time-crunch element reminiscent of Speed?

Wadlow, who is still best known for directing teen fight club drama Never Back Down and horror thriller Cry Wolf, apparently discovered the writing pair and developed the script with them. It remains to be seen if it gets off the ground. Sorry...


Have Your Say
To comment on this, and all articles, register for free or login now.

Sushi Girl Trailer Carefully Prepared
Heist gone wrong, with raw fish
Todd Field Accepts The Creed Of Violence
Update: He's got the funds to make it

SPECIAL FEATURE
The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time EMPIRE READERS' POLL: THE 301 GREATEST MOVIES OF ALL TIME
You turned out in your hundreds and thousands, and here are the results... Browse the full list


CURRENT HIGHLIGHTS
Michel Gondry Talks Mood Indigo
Gondry on Bjork, erections and Mark Ruffalo in his pants

Everything You Need To Know About The Dragonriders Of Pern
The lowdown on Warner Bros. new fantasy sci-fi

A Pocket Guide To Game Of Thrones’ New Cast Members
Know your Doran Martell from your Nym Sand

Empire's The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies Covers Are Here
Bard The Bowman or Smaug The Magnificent?

Directors Special: Peter Hyams Goes Film-By-Film
The veteran director on Timecop, Outland, 2010, Enemies Closer and more

The 10 Biggest Stories Of Comic-Con 2014
The shocks to emerge from this year's geek-fest. Avengers! Max! Mann!

Models Inc.: The Inside Story Of Sideshow Collectibles
How the likes of Batman, Superman and Luke Skywalker become collectible figures

Subscribe to Empire magazine
Get The 301 Greatest Movies Of All Time Subscribers' Cover

Subscribe today and get the cover and 3 issues for only £10!

Subscribe today

Subscribe to Empire iPad edition
Get The Empire iPad Edition Today

Subscribe and save maney on annual digital subscription

Subscribe today
Buy single issues

Get 6 issues of Empire for just £15!
Get the world's greatest movie magazine delivered straight to your door! Subscribe today!
Empire's Film Studies 101 Series
Everything you ever wanted to know about filmmaking but were afraid to ask...
The Empire iPad Edition
With exclusive extras, interactive features, trailers and much more! Download now
Home  |  News  |  Blogs  |  Reviews  |  Future Films  |  Features  |  Interviews  |  Images  |  Competitions  |  Forum  |  iPad  |  Podcast  |  Magazine Contact Us  |  Empire FAQ  |  Subscribe To Empire  |  Register
© Bauer Consumer Media Ltd  |  Legal Info  |  Privacy Policy  |  Bauer Entertainment Network
Bauer Consumer Media Ltd (company number 01176085 and registered address 1 Lincoln Court, Lincoln Road, Peterborough, England PE1 2RF)