Paramount Pictures has released a trailer for the sequel to 2012’s Jack Reacher.
The sequel, which is titled Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, once again stars Tom Cruise in the title role as he returns to Virginia to meet up with the head of his former unit, only to discover that she’s not there. Also starring is Cobie Smulders (How I Met Your Mother, Captain America: The Winter Soldier), Holt McCallany (Fight Club, Three Kings), and Aldis Hodge (Straight Outta Compton, TURN: Washington’s Spies).
You can read more about Never Go Back and watch the trailer for the sequel below.
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back follows the title character as he returns to Virginia to meet the head of his former unit. But she’s missing, he’s being charged with a crime committed nearly 20 years ago, and he may even have a daughter. Making things right will lead him on a cross-country chase to uncover the truth – and maybe even a family.
Glory and The Last Samurai director Edward Zwick steps in to direct the sequel. The original was directed by The Usual Suspects and Edge of Tomorrow writer and Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation writer and director Christopher McQuarrie, who remains involved with the sequel as a producer. The screenplay is written by Zwick and Marshall Herskovitz, based on the book series by author Lee Child.
The first Jack Reacher movie made a little over $80 million domestic and $138.2 million in foreign markets for a grand total of $218.3 million worldwide.
Jack Reacher: Never Go Back will is set to be released in theaters on October 21st.
Watch the movie trailer for Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, starring Tom Cruise! Jack Reacher is coming to theatres October 21, 2016.