Untitled Taylor Lautner Action Movie: Summit Entertainment developing the action thriller
- Taylor Lautner to star in an action thriller, best described as a teenaged "Taken" meets "Die Hard."
- Summit Entertainment will distribute.
- Eric Champnella and Grant Thompson have written the screenplay.
- The story follows a teen whose plans to be an elite soldier are sidelined after an injury. He tries to get on with his life by heading to college. There he meets a girl who convinces him to join her friends on a spring-break trip to Cancun. When his traveling partners are kidnapped and ransomed for the freedom of a drug-cartel leader about to be extradited, the college student uses his warrior skills to rescue them.
- Filming may start June 2010.
Thu December 17, 2009 | Source: Variety