Paramount Pictures just released three new short clips from Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, the sequel to 2012’s Jack Reacher, featuring Tom Cruise and Cobie Smulders in action. Directed by Edward Zwick (The Last Samurai, Pawn Sacrifice), the cast also includes Aldis Hodge, Danika Yarosh, Patrick Heusinger, Hold McCallany, and Robert Knepper. Jack Reacher: Never Go Back opens in theaters on October 21, 2016.
The first Jack Reacher film starred Tom Cruise in the title role and was directed by Christopher McQuarrie (Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation). McQuarrie also adapted the book for the screen. Opening on December 21, 2012, Jack Reacher pulled in $15 million over its opening weekend domestically and went on to ring up $218 million worldwide before exiting theaters.
The Plot: Jack Reacher (Cruise) returns with his particular brand of justice in the highly anticipated sequel Jack Reacher, Never Go Back. When Army Major Susan Turner (Smulders), who heads Reacher’s old investigative unit, is arrested for Treason, Reacher will stop at nothing to prove her innocence and to uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy involving soldiers who are being killed. Based upon Jack Reacher, Never Go Back, author Lee Child’s 18th novel in the best-selling Jack Reacher series, that has seen 100 million books sold worldwide.