Actor Jason Statham (Crank, The Transporter) got the lead role in The Mechanic, a remake of the 1972 action movie starring Charles Bronson.The film is directed by Simon West based on a script by Karl Gajdusek .The Mechanic is set to be released on December 15, 2010.
Take a look to this first official teaser poster of The Mechanic:
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"An action-thriller centered on an assassin (Jason Statham) and his apprentice (Ben Foster)."
The original movie with Charles Bronson was kind of lame:
But I'm pretty sure it's gonna be way better with Jason Statham! Stay tuned for more information about The Mechanic!