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Laurence Fishburne in a Role You Rarely See Him Play in ‘Standoff’ (Release Date Set + New Trailer)

Laurence Fishburne in a Role You Rarely See Him Play in 'Standoff' (Release Date Set + New Trailer)

Saban Films / Voltage Pictures in association with Goldrush Entertainment, Maple Leaf Films and First Point Entertainment present “Standoff,” an upcoming thriller starring Thomas Jane as a troubled veteran who gets a chance at redemption by protecting a 12 year-old girl from an assassin, played by Laurence Fishburne, after she witnesses a murder. With only a shotgun with a single shell, he engages in physical and psychological warfare in a desperate fight for the girl’s life, and, in turn, his.

Ella Ballentine plays the girl.

Rated R for strong violence, and directed by Adam Alleca (his feature film directorial debut) from his own screenplay, a February 12, 2016 limited theatrical release in NY and LA (and On Demand) has been set for the film.

“Standoff” is produced By: Eric Gozlan, Lee Gray, Tove Christensen, Michael Wexler, Laurence Fishburne, and Thomas Jane.

Executive producers include Bernard Bourret, William V. Bromiley, Ness Saban, Fishburne and Jane.

A new trailer has been released ahead of the film’s premiere a month from now. Watch it below:

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