The action flick, Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit, has released two new clips prior to its upcoming release in theaters. The first shows Ryan (Chris Pine) being placed into the field for the first time by his handler William Harper (Kevin Costner).
The film, directed by Kenneth Branagh (who also stars in the film), is based on the long-running series of novels written by Tom Clancy. Previous portrayals of the character have been played by Alec Baldwin, Harrison Ford, and Ben Affleck. The Chris Pine iteration, Shadow Recruit, will follow the story of Ryan as a young covert CIA analyst who uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.
The second clip released shows Harper yet again describing the dangers of the job to Ryan but this time with his wife Cathy (Keira Knightley) also being privy to the information
Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit hits US theaters January 17 with a January 24 release date for the UK.