The upcoming Expendables-esque film marks the second directorial project for Dacascos, following his unreleased, Russian-produced debut feature, Changing Lives. Andrzej Bartkowiak (Romeo Must Die), who worked with Dacascos in 2003’s Cradle 2 the Grave, is producing.
Showdown in Manila also stars Casper Van Dien (Starship Troopers), Matthias Hues (No Retreat, No Surrender II), Cynthia Rothrock (Shanghai Express), Olivier Gruner (Nemesis), Cary-Hiroyuki Tagawa (Perfect Weapon), Monsour del Rosario (Bloodfist 2), Don “The Dragon” Wilson (White Tiger), Alexander Nevsky (Black Rose), Tia Carrere (Showdown in Little Tokyo), Iza Calzado (Bliss) and Monsour del Rosario (Techno Warriors).
ITN will release the film in theaters January 19, 2018, with a Digital and On Demand release to follow on January 23, 2018. Until then, don’t miss the film’s Newest Trailer below: