Continuing a series of video holiday cards tied to various big screen releases, Lionsgate has now delivered a quick clip from the upcoming action thriller Wild Card, starring Jason Statham (Snatch, The Transporter). Check it out in the player below!
Nick Wild (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), Wild Card is directed by Simon West (Con Air, Lara Croft: Tomb Raider) and also stars Michael Angarano (Almost Famous, Sky High), Milo Ventimiglia (“Heroes,” Rocky Balboa), Dominik García-Lorido (City Island, “Magic City), Anne Heche (“Save Me,” “Hung”), Sofia Vergara (Chef, “Modern Family”), Max Casella (Blue Jasmine, Inside Llewyn Davis), Jason Alexander (“Seinfeld,” “Duckman”) with Hope Davis (About Schmidt, “Allegiance”) and Stanley Tucci (The Hunger Games, The Devil Wears Prada). Look for it in theaters and On Demand January 30, 2015.