Paramount Goes Into Action

An untitled revenge drama

After hitting it big at Sundance and Cannes with his Singapore-set thriller One Last Dance, director Max Makowski has been hired by Paramount to direct a new action drama.

Written by Dave Callaham, the untitled noir-flavoured film kicks off with the slaying of a mob boss. The murder prompts a group of his current and former bodyguards to unite and avenge his death. Though you’ve got to wonder exactly how effective they'll be, given that their boss pushing up daisies.

There’s no cast attached yet.