The first trailer for Castle Falls finds action heroes Dolph Lundgren and Scott Adkins as desperate men who will do anything to survive. The pair of action movie superstars will do what they do best, punching, kicking and grunting through a quick heist as they join forces to take on a gang armed with machine guns looking for $ 3 million in cash.
After decades of neglect, Castle Heights Hospital, a symbol of the city’s segregated past, has been filled with dynamite and is ready to be demolished. No one knows that a gang leader, now in jail, hid the $ 3 million in cash he stole from his rivals inside the abandoned building. Now three desperate parties want the money – a blue-collar ex-fighter (Scott Adkins) who finds him while on the demolition team, a prison guard (Dolph lundgren) desperate to pay for her daughter’s cancer treatment, and a ruthless gang claiming to be its rightful owners. Demolition charges are set, everyone evacuates and the Castle will fall in 90 minutes. The clock is turning. Who will grab the money … and will they make it out alive?
Castle Falls finds Dolph Lundgren behind and in front of the camera, working from a screenplay written by Andrew Knauer (The last Stand). Fans of action films will no doubt be delighted to see the two stars stand side by side, with Lundgren throwing his weight as only he can while Adkins once again demonstrates the kind of brilliance of the arts. martial arts that made him the unsung hero of the genre for many years now. Castle Falls looks like the perfect vehicle for Dolph Lundgren and Scott Adkins, placing them at the center of a simple concept that should give them ample opportunity to show off their specific skills.
The two action superstars have shared the screen a few times before, co-starring in The Expendables 2 and Universal Soldier: Reckoning Day, and again in 2013 for Legendary: Tomb of the Dragon. Lundgren and Adkins clearly enjoy working together, with the fist fighting duo set to join forces again after Castle Falls in the recently announced action flick Section Eight. They will be joined by Real blood star Ryan Kwanten and edited by The night shift Christian Sesma in this story of a former soldier who, after avenging the murder of his family, is released from prison and recruited by an obscure government agency.
Individually, Lundgren and Adkins have several major projects in the works. The former is set to reprise his role as King Nereus in the next sequel Aquaman and the Lost Kingdom, as well as join forces with Sylvester Stallone and Jason Statham in Consumables 4. Adkins, meanwhile, will join Keanu Reeves and Donnie Yen in highly anticipated action movie sequel. John Wick: Chapter 4, before taking over the role of Mike Fallon and continuing to practice his profession injured man 2.
Castle Falls will be available in theaters and on VOD and Digital on December 3.