Wild Card

Release date:January 30, 2015
(limited)

Studio:Lionsgate

Director:Simon West

MPAA Rating:R (for strong violence, language and some sexuality/nudity)

Screenwriter:

Starring:Michael Angarano, Anne Heche, Hope Davis, Milo Ventimiglia, Jason Statham, Stanley Tucci, Sofia Vergara, Jason Alexander, Davenia McFadden, Max Casella, Chris Browning, Dominik Garcia-Lorido, Francois Vincentelli, Matthew Willig, Greice Santo

Genre:Thriller, Action

Plot Summary:

Nick Wild (Jason Statham) is a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal professional skills and a personal gambling problem. When a friend is beaten by a sadistic thug, Nick strikes back, only to find out the thug is the son of a powerful mob boss. Suddenly Nick is plunged into the criminal underworld, chased by enforcers and wanted by the mob. Having raised the stakes, Nick has one last play to change his fortunes…and this time, it’s all or nothing. From two-time Academy® Award-winning writer William Goldman (Best Original Screenplay, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, 1969; Best Adapted Screenplay, All the President’s Men, 1976).