Friday, April 24, 2015

Reckless Remakes a Taut Kidnap Thriller in this Preview

Reckless is a crime thriller from the Netherlands. The film is a remake of the 2009 film The Disappearance of Alice Creed. Both films deal with an abduction, ransom and double-dealings. Who is playing who? This title is set to be released on July 14, 2015, via DVD. And, the film stars Tygo Gernandt, Marwan Kenzari and Sarah Chronis. A preview for the film's North American release is hosted here.

The film deals with a trio of characters. Laura (Chronis) is the daughter of a wealthy businessman. Victor (Gernandt) and Rico (Kenzari) are two, ruthless kidnappers. Each character has different motivations and desires, with all three determined to take the ransom money, for themselves. But, the relationships between these three might be deeper, than how they initially appear.

The Disappearance of Alice Creed was a taught thriller. This earlier film has been covered here (A Movie Clip of TDOAC). And, both films are an intriguing look at a criminal undertaking, that goes painfully wrong. More details on the film are hosted below.

Release Date: July 14, 2015 (DVD).

Director: Joram L├╝rsen.

Writers: J Blakeson and Frank Ketelaar.

Cast: Tygo Gernandt, Marwan Kenzari and Sarah Chronis.

A trailer for the film is hosted here:


Reckless at Artsploitation

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