Lasse Hallstrom is set to direct Anthony Zimmer, a remake of the 2005 French film. Spyglass is financing and has set an early 2008 production start in Europe, according to Variety.

The film will be Hallstrom's next feature assignment and the script, written by Julian Fellowes (Gosford Park), is a thriller concerning an American tourist who finds his life in danger when a female Interpol agent uses him as a dupe to flush out an elusive criminal with whom she once had an affair.

The original movie was written and directed by Jerome Salle.