Elgin James ("Little Birds") is set to direct the thriller "Come Sundown" for Electric City Entertainment reports Deadline.
The story follows a family taken hostage by desperate fugitives determined to get across the border. It becomes a struggle between a father trying to protect his family while hanging onto his humanity, and a hardened criminal with nothing to lose.
Justin Marks penned the script while Jamie Patricof and Lynette Howell will produce. The project was previously titled "Borderline" with Rod Lurie attached to direct.