Contraband is an upcoming American action thriller movie directed by Baltasar Kormákur, starring Mark Wahlberg and Kate Beckinsale. The movie is actually a remake of one's Icelandic 2009 movie Reykjavík-Rotterdam which Kormákur starred in. It is established to be released on January 13, 2012 within the United States by Universal Pictures.
Synopsis: A New Orleans-set thriller about a person trying to reside out of a world he worked so tough to depart behind along with the kin he will do all the things to protect.
Chris Farraday (Mark Wahlberg) very long ago abandoned his life of crime, but instantly after his brother-in-law, Andy (Caleb Landry Jones), botches a drug deal for his ruthless boss, Tim Briggs (Giovanni Ribisi), Chris is pressured back again into executing what he does finest— operating contraband—to settle Andy’s debt. Chris is actually a legendary smuggler and easily assembles a crew with the assistance of his best friend, Sebastian (Ben Foster), for one ultimate transfer to Panama and back again, hoping to return with millions in counterfeit bills. Things immediately fall apart and with only hrs to achieve the money, Chris needs to use his rusty skills to successfully navigate a treacherous felony community of brutal drug lords, cops and hit guys prior to his spouse, Kate (Kate Beckinsale), and sons turn out to be their target