The film will be based on a graphic novel written by Rick Remender and published by Radical Publishing. It is set in an American future, in which the government just developed the technology to re-program our brains and erase all criminal behaviors. The story examines the final days before the technology with a man who is very much willing to break the law.
Remender wrote the firsts draft of the script and currently being rewritten by Karl Gajdusek (â€œTrespass,â€ â€œDead Like Meâ€ television series).
As for Mandler, he has directed music videos for Rihanna, Jay-Z and Eminem and commercials with David Beckham. His name is also attached to another film called â€œVlad,â€ a vampire saga from Lionsgate.
Actress Noomi Rapace was previously attached to the project, but there is no updated word if she is still on the project.