EVERLY is an upcoming action-thriller film directed by Joe Lynch (Knights of Badassdom, Wrong Turn 2: Dead End) and written by Yale Hannon. It stars Salma Hayek in title role who faces down assassins sent by her ex, a mob boss, while holed up in her apartment. Akie Kotabe, Jennifer Blanc, Togo Igawa, Gabriella Wright, Caroline Chikezie, Laura Cepeda, and Hiroyuki Watanabe also star in the film.
It’s Christmas time, but all is not well in the world of Everly (Hayek). A call girl by trade, Everly has turned against her gangster boss Taiko (Watanabe) and become a police informant. In response, Taiko has put out a hit on Everly and her family. Soon, every criminal in town wants to cash in. Everly’s survival instincts quickly kick in as she matches wits and firepower with Taiko and a seemingly endless stream of killers.
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