Swedish filmmaker Niels Arden Oplev has signed on to revamp Joel Schumacher's 1990 supernatural thriller Flatliners.

The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo director will be working from a script written by Source Code and Species screenwriter Ben Ripley, according to BloodyDisgusting.com.

Schumacher's original film featured then-couple Kiefer Sutherland and Julia Roberts as medical students dabbling with the afterlife through a series of near-death experiences.