Looks like Lionsgate took a cue from that Taken 3 “12 Skills of Christmas” video. The studio just unveiled a holiday promo for Wild Card featuring Jason Statham taking out a bar full of bad guys to the tune of “White Christmas.” Statham leads the film as Nick Wild, a Vegas bodyguard with a serious gambling problem. When one of Nick’s friends takes a beating from a local thug, Nick sets out to find the culprit and give him what he deserves. Trouble is, the guy is the son of a big time mob boss.
Hit the jump to check out the new Wild Card holiday video. The film arrives in theaters and will be available On Demand on January 30th. It also stars Michael Angarano, Milo Ventimiglia, Anne Heche, Sofia Vergara, Max Casella, Jason Alexander, Hope Davis and Stanley Tucci.
Via Lionsgate Unlocked.
Here’s the synopsis for Wild Card:
Nick Wild (Jason Statham) is a Las Vegas bodyguard with lethal professional skills and a personal gambling problem. When a friend is beaten by a sadistic thug, Nick strikes back, only to find out the thug is the son of a powerful mob boss. Suddenly Nick is plunged into the criminal underworld, chased by enforcers and wanted by the mob. Having raised the stakes, Nick has one last play to change his fortunes…and this time, it’s all or nothing. From two-time Academy®Award-winning writer William Goldman (Best Original Screenplay, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, 1969; Best Adapted Screenplay,All the President’s Men, 1976).