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We Die Young

We Die Young | No escape

Published:Wednesday | March 13, 2019 | 12:00 AM
Jean-Claude Van Damme (right) in ‘We Die Young’.

Jean-Claude Van Damme shines in this gritty action thriller set in a crime-ridden barrio of Washington, D.C. When ruthless drug lord Rincon and his MS-13 gang recruit 10-year-old Miguel to work as a runner, big brother Lucas is desperate to keep Miguel safe.

Fleeing for their lives, the boys are rescued by a veteran with PTSD named Daniel, who helps them find their revenge. Van Damme plays the role of a war veteran who meets a young teen who works for the dangerous drug lord and is seeking help to keep his younger brother away from the same gang.

This Lionsgate film also stars Elijah Rodriguez, Joana Metrass, Jacob Scipio, Uriel Emil, Nicholas Sean Johnny and Joseph Long. Lior Gelleris the writer/director and Moshe Diamant is the producer.