Jake gylemhall will star in the remake of the roadhouse movie, a cult movie.

The roadhouse movie will "reimagine" the 1989 film starring patrick swazi. Doug Liman, director of Bourne Identity, will direct the project.

The movie road house is about a former UFC fighter (Gyllenhaal), who takes a job as "a bouncer at a rough and tumble roadhouse in the Florida Keys."

Amazon Prime will have the project. "the roadhouse movie has been a huge success for us. It's a tribute to the original.

But it is also a big fun road to house movie for a broad audience," stated Jennifer Salke, head at Amazon Studios.

"We are delighted to collaborate with Joel Silver, Doug, and this amazing cast led by Jake Gyllenhaal.

Salke said that they were looking forward to working together to reimagine the MGM classic film as an action-packed adventure for our global audience.

The project also includes Daniela Melchior and Billy Magnussen.

In 2021, plans for a remake with Gyllenhaal, Liman, and the project were developed by MGM.

It was the owner of the rights to the roadhouse film and was long considering the IP as a potential source for remakes.