Opening Wednesday, August 26, “No Escape” features Owen Wilson in a action-suspense thriller in which he plays and American businessman who moves his family to Southeast Asia. But the exotic locale suddenly erupts in a violent uprising and the family is caught in a survival dash to safety. With kids in tow, the city ruptures, ripped apart by violent riots and gunfire as the military moves in to quell the rebellion.
The film features Wilson the type of role he rarely tackles. He is the pivotal character, but has supporting help from Pierce Brosnan, Lake Bell, Sterling Jerins, Spencer Garrett and Claire Geare.