Jan De Bont has signed on to direct the German remake Stopping Power for Intermedia, QED International and Action Concept.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the story centers on a single father on vacation with his daughter and girlfriend who suddenly finds himself at the center of a high-speed car chase after his daughter is kidnapped by a criminal who has stolen their RV. The father is forced to act as a decoy in the getaway car, leading the police across the city.

Richard Shepard (The Matador) is doing a rewrite on the Eric Red (Near Dark) script. Production for Stopping Power is scheduled to start in September in Germany.