The original centered on a group of medical students (Kiefer Sutherland, Kevin Bacon, Julia Roberts, Oliver Platt, William Baldwin) who subject themselves to near-death experiences in order to see if anything lies beyond.
Soon after, the members of the group are revisited by physical manifestations of childhood sins are not sure if what they are facing is real or hallucination.
Ben Ripley is penning the remake. Oplev recently wrapped work directing the pilot for CBS' adaptation of Stephen King's "Under the Dome".
Source: Bloody Disgusting