Rawson Marshall Thurber is set to steer The Cannonball Run for Warner Bros...
We’ve seen three different Cannonball Run movies to date, although only the first two gained prominence. Furthermore, in the early 2000s there was Rat Race, something of a homage to the films (which in itself owe a debt to It's A Mad Mad Mad Mad World). But now, Hollywood is gearing up for a full on reboot.
If you’ve never had the pleasure – and they’re a lot of pleasure – The Cannonball Run films involved lots of famous people in a barnstorming cross country car race, in a not very Fast & Furious way.
Warner Bros has been trying to get a new version of the film off the ground for a while, with names such as Guy Ritchie and Etan Cohen linked with directing in the past. But the man who’s