Brett Ratner remaking Patrick Swayze flick?


Brett Ratner is directing “Youngblood” – which, I’m told, isn’t a remake of the Patrick Swayze/Rob Lowe flick of the same name. But shit, betcha the headline made you click through? (An

This “Youngblood” is actually based on a graphic novel – one that doesn’t feature a tittie-shot from Cynthia Gibb (point off!).

Reliance Big Entertainment, an Indian company, has attached Ratner to direct the feature film version of a literary tale of a superhero team sanctioned and overseen by the U.S. government.

“Most of the great graphic novels are gone, and ‘Youngblood’ is one of the few comicbooks left with tentpole potential,” Ratner told Daily Variety. “It was a real personal passion project for me, and a lot of people wanted (‘Youngblood’), but the amazing thing about the guys at Reliance is the speed with which they’re able to move.”