The first clip has been released for the much-anticipated action thriller Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, starring Chris Pine, Keira Knightley, Kevin Costner and Kenneth Branagh, who also directs. Check it out below.
Based on the character created by bestselling author Tom Clancy, “Jack Ryan” is a global action thriller set in the present day. This original story follow a young Jack (Chris Pine) as he uncovers a financial terrorist plot.
The story follows him from 9/11, through his tour of duty in Afghanistan, which scarred him forever, and into his early days in the Financial Intelligence Unit of the modern CIA where he becomes an analyst, under the guardianship of his handler, Harper (Kevin Costner). When Ryan believes he’s uncovered a Russian plot to collapse the United States economy, he goes from being an analyst to becoming a spy and must fight to save his own life and those of countless others, while also trying to protect the thing that’s more important to him than anything, his relationship with his fiancée Cathy (Keira Knightley).
Due to a few shifts in film release dates over the Christmas period, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit will now be released on 17th January 2014 instead of the original release date on Boxing Day.