Saturday, November 14, 2020

Stephen Amell: "Code 8"

Take another look at the Vancouver-lensed, science fiction feature "Code 8", directed by Jeff Chan, as a sequel to the short film, "Code 8", starring Robbie Amell, Stephen Amell ("Arrow"), Sung Kang, Kari Matchett, Greg Bryk, Alex Mallari Jr., Aaron Abrams, Laysla De Oliveira and Jeff Sinasac:

"...'Code 8' is set in a world where 4% of the population is born with varying supernatural abilities, but instead of being billionaires or superheroes, they face discrimination and live in poverty, often resorting to crime. 'Connor Reed' (Robbie Amell), a power-enabled young man, is struggling to pay for his ailing mother's (Matchett) health treatment.

"Fighting to earn enough money as a day laborer, Connor is lured into a lucrative criminal world by 'Garrett' (Stephen Amell) who works for Lincoln City's reigning drug lord, 'Marcus Sutcliffe' (Greg Bryk). Garrett helps Connor sharpen his powers in order to execute a series of crimes on behalf of Sutcliffe, while a militarized police unit, led by 'Agent Park' (Sung Kang) and 'Agent Davis' (Aaron Abrams), hunts them down..."

Click the images to enlarge and Sneak Peek "Code 8"...