Some wrongs can never be made right. The Samaritan, a suspenseful new thriller starring Samuel L. Jackson follows Foley as he attempts to begin a new life after serving 25 years in prison for his grifter ways. When Ethan (Luke Kirby), the son of Foley’s former partner comes into the picture, he is ensnared into a web of secrets that force him into the ways of his past.
[quote]After twenty‐five years in prison, Foley (Samuel L. Jackson) is finished with the grifter’s life. When he meets an elusive young woman named Iris (Ruth Negga), the possibility of a new start looks real. But his past is proving to be a stubborn companion: Ethan (Luke Kirby), the son of his former partner, has an ingenious plan and he wants Foley in. The harder Foley tries to escape his past, the tighter he is ensnared in Ethan’s web of secrets, until it becomes all too clear to Foley that some wrongs can never be made right.[/quote]
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The Samaritan is now available to watch on SundanceNOW, Cable VOD, Amazon Streaming, iTunes and XBox Zune before its limited theatrical release in New York, LA and Chicago starting May 18, 2012.
With a soft spot for movies that fall into the “So Bad They’re Good” category, Kristal Bailey regularly watches B-movies, 80s comedies, and sci-fi from the 50s and 60s. She also refuses to grow up if that means she has to hide her love for Disney and Pixar films.
In her free time, she enjoys reading graphic novels or books that are soon to be turned into movies, watching hours and hours of television, and spending way too much time on Twitter.