David Hackl Activates “The Red Machine”

David Hackl (“Saw V”) is attached to direct the bear thriller “The Red Machine” reports The Wrap.

Jack Reher’s spec script follows two estranged brothers on a camping trip who find themselves under attack by a relentless bear with no fear of humans.

No producers are yet attached. Hackl remains attached to direct an adaptation of Vince Churchill’s novel “The Butcher Bride” also penned by Reher.