Violence of Motion is being helmed by Swedish director Tarik Saleh whose earlier credit embrace the likes of the 2017 crime drama The Nile Hilton Incident in addition to episodes of common sequence Westworld and Ray Donovan. Violence of Motion stars Pine as “James Harper who, after being involuntarily discharged from the Inexperienced Berets, joins a paramilitary group with a purpose to help his household in the one means he is aware of how. Harper travels to Berlin along with his elite crew on a black ops mission to analyze a mysterious risk. Barely into his first task, he finds himself alone and hunted throughout Europe, the place he should combat to remain alive lengthy sufficient to get house and uncover the true motives of those that betrayed him.”
The script comes from JP Davis, with Violence of Motion additionally set to star Gillian Jacobs (Neighborhood), Eddie Marsan (The Disappearance of Alice Creed), Fares Fares (Little one 44), Nina Hoss (Phoenix), and Amira Casar (Name Me by Your Identify) alongside Chris Pine and Ben Foster. STXfilms has acquired the U.S. distribution rights to Violence of Motion and is being produced by Thunder Street Movies’ Basil Iwanyk and Erica Lee (the John Wick franchise, Greenland, Sicario), with 30WEST totally financing the film. 30WEST’s Dan Friedkin, Micah Inexperienced, and Dan Steinman are government producing together with Pine, Jonathan Fuhrman, Tom Lassally, Josh Bratman, and Thunder Street’s Esther Hornstein.
“We’re extremely impressed by what we have seen thus far of Violence of Motion,” Adam Fogelson, Chairman, STXfilms Movement Image Group, mentioned in a press release. “Chris provides the type of unforgettable efficiency that can resonate with audiences in every single place. It is an elevated motion movie that has actual franchise potential and we’re tremendously excited to be working with Chris, Tarik, and the groups at Thunder Street and 30West.”
Violence of Motion has a whiff of Jason Bourne to it, and the undertaking appears like the proper outlet for Pine’s easy charisma, giving the actor the chance to place his all into a strong central efficiency as he evades dangerous guys whereas attempting to uncover their nefarious schemes.
The primary time that Pine and Foster joined forces was in director David Mackenzie’s excellent neo-Western, Hell or Excessive Water. Written by Academy award nominee Taylor Sheridan, Pine and Foster star as brothers Toby and Tanner, who’re compelled to hold out a sequence of financial institution robberies with a purpose to save their household ranch, whereas being pursued by two Texas Rangers performed by Gil Birmingham and a profession finest Jeff Bridges. Hell or Excessive Water proved to be an enormous essential success, thanks in no small half to Pine and Foster’s central performances, with their reunion in Violence of Motion hopefully offering the identical cinematic delight.