– by Joseph Jammer Medina

GetawayBannerWhen did Ethan Hawke became the next Liam Neeson?

Warner Brothers and Dark Castle Entertainment released the first trailer for the action thriller “Getaway.”

The film stars Ethan Hawke, Selena Gomez, Jon Voight, Rebecca Budig and Bruce Payne.

Here’s the synopsis:

“Getaway” is about a former race car driver Brent Magna (Hawke) who is pitted against the clock. Desperately trying to save the life of his kidnapped wife, Brent commandeers a custom Shelby Cobra Mustang, taking it and its unwitting owner (Gomez) on a high-speed race against time, at the command of the mysterious villain holding his wife hostage.

The movie is directed by Courtney Solomon (“An American Haunting,” “Dungeons & Dragons”).

“Getaway” will be released in theaters on August 30th.

Check out the trailer below:

Source: Apple iTunes

Joseph Jammer Medina is an author, podcaster, and editor-in-chief of LRM. A graduate of Chapman University's Dodge College of Film and Television, Jammer's always had a craving for stories. From movies, television, and web content to books, anime, and manga, he's always been something of a story junkie.