In a story from The Hollywood Reporter it looks like the Chuck Norris Vietnam opus Missing In Action will be redone as a co-production mainly for the home entertainment market by MGM and the WWE.

The script is being written by Jeremy Passmore and Andre Fabrizio. Passmore is also writing the Red Dawn remake.

In the original boldMissing In Action Chuck Norris played James Braddock. He was a POW of the Viet Cong. Eventually, he escaped Southeast Asia and went back to free detained U.S. captives. This film was followed by a prequel and a sequel.

This new version will be set in today's military during the Iraq War.

Evan Jacobs