Movies: The Contract
The Contract
Drama, Suspense/Thriller
While on a hiking trip to reconnect with his son after the death of his wife, Ray Keene stumbles into a nightmare scenario of paid assassins and ex-military guns-for-hire. Frank Cardin is attempting to fulfill a contract to assassinate a high profile businessman when things go awry and he ends up in the custody of the U.S. Marshalls After an ill-fated attempt by his compatriots to free him, Frank finds himself in the custody of ex-lawman Ray and his son. As the trio tries to make their way back to civilization they are relentlessly pursued by Frank's friends who are intent on freeing their leader in order to collect on the contract. But one pursuer may be more foe than friend. Rated R for violence.
 
Cast: Morgan Freeman, John Cusack, Megan Dodds, William Tapley
Produced by: Danny Lerner, Avi Lerner, George Furla, Randall Emmett, Andreas Schmid
Directed by: Bruce Beresford
Written by: Stephen Katz, John Darrouzet, J.D. Zeik
Running time: min
Opens:
Theaters for 09/11/13