Someone’s gonna pay and today Vertigo Releasing reveal the Riders Of Justice UK Trailer starring Mads Mikkelsen. As revenge becomes a mathematical equation in the black comedy.
The film has been touring the film festivals be it the digital ones, ramming some buzz. After the now traditional pandemic delays, the film is now heading to cinemas later this month.
Mikkelsen stars as Markus who returns home to care for his teenage daughter after his wife is killed in a train accident. Markus being Markus he Suspects foul play is going on here. So he teams up with a mathematics expert and his eccentric colleagues, as they embark on a revenge mission to find those responsible.
We all know about the Danish superstars rep in thrillers and Television, rarely do we see him in comedy. If you have seen 2016 Men & Chicken you know Mads can do comedy do, ironically his latest attempt is directed by that film’s director Anders Thomas Jensen. This looks dark, twisted and most of all very funny.
Highly trained military veteran Markus returns home to care for his daughter after his wife dies in a tragic train accident. Meanwhile a survivor of the explosion, mathematics geek Otto, becomes convinced that the incident was part of an assassination plot involving dangerous crime gangs. When Otto and his hacker friends, Lennart and Emmenthaler, decide to confront the short-fused Markus with their suspicions, a chain of events begins which leads the mismatched group into a violent and ill-conceived revenge mission.
The film also stars Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Gustav Lindh, Roland Møller, Nicolas Bro, Jacob Lohmann, and Lars Brygmann.
Riders Of Justice will be released in the UK and Ireland in cinemas from 23rd July,