We have a new trailer for Honest Thief. This is the latest/action thriller to star Liam Neeson. Starting with Taken, Neeson were able to completely reinvent his image, becoming an unlikely action star, which includes continued for more than a decade now. The results have already been mixed, to be sure but for every Battleship, there exists a Widows. In this case, the actor has teamed up with filmmaker Mark Williams for a heist flick which has a somewhat unique angle on the tried and tested subgenre. Per the studio, we can are expectant of a “heartfelt tale of redemption, packed with fights, chases and explosions centered on one man’s mission to make things right for the sake of love.”
The trailer opens up with Liam Neeson recounting his character’s history as an extremely successful bank robber. We then observe that he is wanting to make things right, turning himself up to the authorities in an attempt to obtain a better deal because he is fallen deeply in love with someone. Unfortunately, this doesn’t go according to plan and this criminal attempting to do the right thing ends up, once more, on the incorrect side of the law. It then becomes a dangerous and life-threatening game of cat and mouse. Lots of action, intensity and vengeance. Neeson even gets a couple of one-liners in there permanently measure.
In addition to the trailer, a fresh poster has additionally been released that comes with the tagline, “Never steal a man’s second chance.” The movie was co-written and directed by Mark Williams, who’s best known since the co-creator of Netflix’s hit, Emmy-nominated series Ozark. Steve Allrich (Bad Karma) serves as co-writer. Williams also previously directed 2016’s A Family Man. As a producer, Williams worked on Ben Affleck’s The Accountant aswell. Aside from Liam Neeson, the cast also includes Kate Walsh (Grey’s Anatomy), Jeffrey Donovan (Burn Notice), Jai Courtney (Suicide Squad), Anthony Ramos (Hamilton), Robert Patrick (Terminator 2: Judgment Day) and Jasmine Cephas Jones (Blindspotting).
In Honest Thief, Tom Carter (Liam Neeson) is recognized as the In and Out Bandit. He has a reputation as a meticulous thief who has stolen $9 million from small-town banks. All the while, he’s got managed to keep his identity a secret. But after he falls in love with a female named Annie (Kate Walsh), Tom decides to abandon his life of crime and produce a fresh start. Opting in the future clean about his criminal past, that he winds up double-crossed by way of a pair of ruthless FBI agents.
Briarcliff Entertainment is an upstart studio that’s looking to produce a name for itself. This represents among their early acquisitions. Williams produces along side Myles Nestel, Craig Chapman, Tai Duncan and Jonah Loop. James Masciello, Matthew Sidari, Russell Geyser, Clay Pecorin, Jerry Fruchtman, Peter Fruchtman, Lisa Wilson, Charlie Dorfman, David Gilbery, Jonathan Bross, Joe Simpson, Simon Williams and Martin Sprock are aboard as executive producers. Honest Thief happens to be set going to theaters on October 9. Be sure to check out the newest trailer yourself from the Briarcliff Entertainment YouTube channel.