After the financial and critical success of Logan, James Mangold is attached to direct DISORDER, a remake of the 2015 French film from Sony and Escape Artists, the Tracking Board has confirmed. Taylor Sheridan wrote the script of the new English-language iteration.
The original film was directed by Alice Winocour and follows Matthias Schoenaerts as an ex-soldier with PTSD who’s hired to protect the wife and child of a wealthy Lebanese businessman. Diane Kruger also had a role in the film. You can watch a trailer for the film here.
Todd Black, Jason Blumenthal, and Steve Tisch will produce for Escape Artists alongside Tony Shaw. David Beaubaire will oversee for the studio. Deadline first reported the news of Mangold’s attachment.
Mangold has several projects in development, including Captain Nemo for Disney, Juliet for Paramount, and The Deep Blue Goodbye and The Force for Fox. He also serves as an executive producer for CBS’ Zoo and the upcoming USA series Damnation. He’s repped by WME and Management 360.
Sheridan most recently received critical acclaim for his Hell or High Water script and before that, for 2015’s Sicario. He’s making his directorial debut with the upcoming Wind River and is also penning the script for Soldado, the Sicario sequel. He’s repped by CAA and Elevate Entertainment.
Anya Crittenton | Associate Editor