Amazon Prime just dropped out on one of the 80s reboots we’ve been waiting for

The movie in question is Roadhouse, the 1989 action classic starring Patrick Swayze as James Dalton, who is a security guard at a bar in rural Missouri. Confirming previous reports of a Roadhouse reboot, Jake Gyllenhaal will reportedly reprise the role that Swayze made famous. However, as per normal remake rules, the new film will also feature a number of plot changes.

In the new version, Dalton will be a former UFC fighter who takes a job in security that ends up being a lot more than it looks (via Diversity). Another change made to the original film is its setting, which replaces Jasper, Missouri with the Florida Keys. Joel Silver, who produced the original film, will also take part in the latest installment in the franchise. Doug Liman, best known for his action films like The Bourne Identity and Mr. & Mrs. Smith, has been attached to direct.

In the cast, Gyllenhaal was joined by Billy Magnussen, Daniela Melchior, Gbemisola Ikumelo, Lucas Gage and others. No release date has been set for the new Roadhouse, but production on the project is expected to start sometime this month, so it will only be a matter of time before you can see how the new team fits in with Swayze, Kelly. Lynch, Sam Elliott, Ben Gazzara and more who made the original film such a beloved action classic.

Roadhouse 2: Last Call, the final entry in the Roadhouse franchise, was released directly to DVD in 2006 and followed the son of Swayze’s character from the original. According to rotten tomatoesit received extremely negative reviews from both critics and the general public.

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