You most likely know him greatest from a profession of comedic roles, together with Sizzling Tub Time Machine and The Workplace, however Clark Duke is making his directorial debut with the crime drama Arkansas. The Lionsgate characteristic was simply introduced to debut at this yr’s SXSW Movie Competition, which kicks off on March 13 in Austin, Texas and forward of the movie’s premiere, we’ve bought an unique have a look at the poster, which is touting a reasonably darn stacked forged.
Described as a “gritty, darkly comedic thriller,” Arkansas explores the felony underworld of the Deep South in the 80s. Duke and Liam Hemsworth star as two drug runners in the Dixie Mafia who should should deal with the drug Kingpin they work for (performed by Vince Vaughn) when a deal goes incorrect. Written by Duke and Andrew Boonkrong, Arkansas additionally stars Michael Kenneth Williams, Vivica A. Fox, Eden Brolin, Chandler Duke and John Malkovich.
For these heading to SXSW, Arkansas is screening as part of the Narrative Highlight part and debuts in the SXSW Movie Theater at the Austin Conference Heart on March 15 at 8:30 P.M. Head over to the official pageant web site for extra ticketing and badge particulars. Arkansas arrives in choose theaters, on Apple, Amazon and On Demand on Could 1.
Right here’s the official synopsis for Arkansas:
The directorial debut of Clark Duke, ARKANSAS is a gritty, darkly comedic thriller about drug trafficking by the Dixie Mafia in the Deep South from the 1980’s to the current. Based mostly on the novel of the identical title by John Brandon, the movie stars Liam Hemsworth, Clark Duke, Michael Kenneth Williams, Vivica A. Fox, Eden Brolin, Chandler Duke, with John Malkovich, and Vince Vaughn.