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Stopping Power goes

Sep. 20, 2007by: Dave Davis
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Just three weeks after Jan de Bont's action flick STOPPING POWER ironically came to a screeching halt due to investor issues, the project is rolling forward once more thanks to a fresh injection of almighty dollars.

The $40 million movie stars John Cusack as a test pilot vacationing in Europe with his daughter and girlfriend (Melissa George). Often-evil actor Jason Isaacs steals his RV and kidnaps the youngster, forcing Cusack's hero to commit various villainous deeds and ludicrously high-speed chases (including one "real-time" sequence that will last 50 minutes).

The film will shoot in Berlin, where Cusack will steer a vehicle through narrow streets at hazardous speed (but not enough to erase SPEED 2 from memory).
Extra Tidbit: Other films recently filming in Germany's capital are Bryan Singer's VALKYRIE and the Wachowskis' SPEED RACER.
Source: Variety

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4:40PM on 09/21/2007
For some reason i'm excited about this movie and i don't know why. Maybe cuz Cusack hasn't failed me yet... yeah even Con Air was fun.
For some reason i'm excited about this movie and i don't know why. Maybe cuz Cusack hasn't failed me yet... yeah even Con Air was fun.
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