Jack Reacher blew into theaters in 2012, bringing Lee Child’s unbreakable action hero into a whole new dimension. The explosive hunt for a mass-murdering sniper etched Tom Cruise into our collective movie minds as the insuperable live-action version of the formidable ex-MP.
This Friday, Cruise is back, along with costar Cobie Smolders, in Jack Reacher: Never Go Back, a sequel directed by Edward Zwick. The costars look pretty good together:
It’s going to be good to have Reacher back. With his surly, spare demeanor, vigilante mindset, and kick-ass moves, Jack is a pretty bad dude. He’s even inspired a “What Would Reacher Do” video – watch this guy go maverick on an indifferent cube-dweller at the local DMV:
You can get the full experience this Friday, Oct. 21, when Jack Reacher: Never Go Back hits theaters.