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Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit (2014)

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Jack Ryan, as a young covert CIA analyst, uncovers a Russian plot to crash the U.S. economy with a terrorist attack.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Aleksandr Borovsky
Dimitri Lemkov
Embee Deng
Teddy Hefferman
Rob Behringer
Amy Chang
Cherevin's Bodyguard
Cherevin's Bodyguard
Cherevin's Bodyguard


This new version of the saga of CIA analyst Jack Ryan begins as Jack attends the London School of Economics. 9/11 happens. He subsequently enlists in the Marines, sustaining severe injuries when the chopper deploying him to Afghanistan is shot down. While in intense rehab, he grabs the attention of Harper, a man who works for the CIA and who would like Jack to finish his studies, get a job on Wall Street, and seek out terrorist plots through their financial transactions. Ten years pass. Jack finds anomalies in the accounts of a Russian named Cherevin and thinks he should go to Russia to check out what's going on. He's told not to tell anyone who he is, including his girlfriend Cathy, which makes her doubt him when she catches him in some lies. In Russia, Cherevin assigns someone to assist Jack, but when the two are alone, the man tries to kill Jack instead, so Jack kills him. Obviously, Cherevin is hiding something. Jack goes to meet him and says he'll bring his fiancée along, but ... Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com / revised by statmanjeff

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Trust No One


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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of violence and intense action, and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

17 January 2014 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dubai  »

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Box Office


$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$17,200,000, 19 January 2014, Wide Release

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The second Jack Ryan film shot in Liverpool. The first being The Hunt For Red October. Both times the city centre has doubled to down town Moscow See more »


The date on Jack's ticket to "Sorry, Wrong Number" is 09/21/2012. A few days later, in Moscow, he is downloading files that were created/modified as late as 09/09/2013. See more »


[first lines]
Jack Ryan: Hey, what's going on?
Student: In there. It's on the news.
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Crazy Credits

The title of the film doesn't appear until several minutes into the movie. See more »


Edited into The Mask You Live In (2015) See more »


Sorry, Wrong Number Prelude
Written by Franz Waxman
From the Motion Picture Sorry, Wrong Number (1948)
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This Movie Is An Embarrassment - For the Creators, and the People Who Recommended It
26 May 2014 | by See all my reviews

What an utterly sad and offensive legacy for Tom Clancy. In Hollywood, truly, nothing is sacred.

Instead of the thought provoking, truth to power story we came to expect from a Jack Ryan movie, this brings us more of Hollywood's waronterrah porn.

It was interesting a bit back in 2002 maybe. Let it go. As propaganda, you've pretty much saturated your market. For the rest of us, you've actually made expensive CGI FX boring.

The thing that made Jack Ryan more interesting than a Steven Seagal character was he was thoughtful, intelligent, and not an action figure. And Clancy raised some fascinating dilemmas with American might and power.

What is this? Garbage.

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