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The taut action-thriller 'No Escape' puts Owen Wilson's family in peril

The taut action-thriller 'No Escape' puts Owen Wilson's family in peril

It's hardly essential viewing, but "No Escape" is a tense, at times riveting action-thriller about innocents abroad. Supersize your popcorn, check your logic at the door and settle in for a pretty good ride. Engineer Jack Dwyer (Owen Wilson) has picked the world's worst day to relocate his family — wife Annie (Lake Bell), young daughters Lucy (Sterling Jerins) and Beeze (Claire Geare), all moving from Austin, Texas, to Southeast Asia, where Jack's starting a job at an international conglomerate. Shortly after landing in this unidentified land (the film was shot in Thailand), the Dwyers become trapped in the midst of a political coup in which armed rebels...

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