January 20, 2012
Studio: Relativity Media
Director: Steven Soderbergh
MPAA Rating: R (for some violence)
Screenwriter: Lem Dobbs
Starring: Gina Carano, Channing Tatum, Ewan McGregor, Michael Fassbender, Antonio Banderas, Bill Paxton, Michael Douglas, Michael Angarano
Official website: Haywiremovie.com
Mixed martial arts (MMA) superstar Gina Carano ("American Gladiators") makes her feature film debut, starring and performing her own high-adrenaline stunts. The film's talented cast also includes Channing Tatum ("GI Joe: Rise of the Cobr"), Ewan McGregor ("The Ghost Writer"), Michael Fassbender ("X-Men: First Class"), Antonio Banderas ("Desperado"), Bill Paxton ("Titanic"), Michael Douglas ("Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps") and Michael Angarano ("Almost Famous"). In "Haywire," an electrifying tale of espionage and betrayal, a female covert ops specialist (Carano), who works in the deadly world of international operatives, strikes back after discovering she's been double-crossed by someone close to her in the agency. The film is produced by Gregory Jacobs ("Ocean's" Trilogy) and written by Lem Dobbs ("The Limey").