Doug Liman in talks to direct remake of “The Cannonball Run”

Vastavam web: Director Doug Liman is in early talks direct a remake of “The Cannonball Run” for Warner Bros.The studio was earlier in negotiations with filmmaker Rawson Thurber to helm a reboot of the “Cannonball Run” franchise, reported Variety.The original franchise starred Burt Reynolds, Frank Sinatra, Roger Moore, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr, and Dom DeLuise. The films revolved around an illegal cross-country race where the participants played dirty tricks on one another.