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“Arsenal” trailer, John Cusack takes on Nicolas Cage

That wig is next-level Cage

Adrian Grenier and John Cusack are joining forces in a new film that is sure to delight Nicolas Cage fans. Lionsgate released the first trailer for “Arsenal,” a new thriller set to release in 2017. The film will hit a limited number theaters,¬†and will be available On-Demand, starting on January 6, 2017. The action-thriller tells the intertwining stories of the Lindel brothers, Mikey (Johnathon Schaech) and JP (Adrian Grenier), who had only each other to rely on growing up.

As adults, JP found success as the owner of a construction company, while Mikey became a small-time mobster, mired in a life of petty crime. When Mikey is kidnapped and held for a ransom by ruthless crime boss Eddie King (Nicolas Cage), JP turns to the brothers’ old pal Sal (John Cusack), a plain clothes detective for help. In order to rescue his brother, JP must risk everything and unleash his vengeance against King’s relentless army of gangsters.

Joining Grenier, Cage, and Cusack in the cast are Johnathon Schaech, Lydia Hull, Christopher Coppola, Megan Leonard, Christopher Rob Bowen, Tyler Jon Olson and Shea Buckner. The project was directed by Steven C. Miller, working off a screenplay written by Jason Mosberg. The film was produced by Randall Emmett and George Furla.

This project is one of many set to release over the next year for Cage. The actor will be featured in “Vengeance: A Love Story,” “Inconceivable,” “Looking Glass,” “Mom and Dad” and “The Humanity Bureau.” Cusack will star in the upcoming film “Misfortune” from director Lucky McKee, that film was written by Jared Butler and Lars Norberg. “Misfortune” will star John Cusack, Ellar Coltrane and Willa Fitzgerald. You can watch the first trailer for the thriller “Arsenal” below, thanks to an afternoon upload from the Lionsgate YouTube channel.

You can catch the film in theaters, or On-Demand starting on January 6th, 2017.

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