The film centers on an American State Department employee (Milla Jovovich), who is working in London. Her office is bombed and she finds herself caught in a conspiracy plot that leads to her becoming a fugitive from her own country. She is tasked with clearing her name and stopping a terrorist attack on New York's Time Square before New Year's Eve.
The project originally had Katherine Heigl and Clive Owen starring. James McTeigue is directing from a script by Phil Shelby. Charles Winkler and Irwin Winkler will be producing. Production is slated to begin January 2014.