He’s been in ensemble hits such as “Gosford Park” and “Crash,” “The Bang Bang Club,” “Stop Loss,” he was the villain of “The Lincoln Lawyer.” The guy works. A lot.
He makes his directing debut with a nasty little movie-biz-savvy kidnapping thriller, “Catch Hell,” which he also stars in.
He plays an actor, a bit on the downward side of the career arc, forced to take a job on an indie thriller to be shot in Louisiana. And just as he’s gritting his teeth to get through it, he’s taken hostage, dragged out into the bayou, chained up and tortured.
A comment on movie making in Jindaliana? On the fickle nature of fame? What it takes to get attention these days as an actor?
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