Greensburg Daily News, Greensburg, IN

January 24, 2014

Movie preview: “Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit”


Rated: PG-13 for intense action, brief strong language and sequences of violence

Running time: 1 hr 46 min

Cast: Chris Pine, Kevin Costner, Keira Knightley, Peter Andersson, Kenneth Branagh

Plot: To his friends and loved ones, young Jack Ryan appears to be an ordinary executive. He has, however, secretly worked for the CIA for years. When he uncovers a carefully planned scheme to crash the U.S. economy and spark global chaos, he becomes the only man with the skills to stop it. Now a full operative, Ryan finds himself caught between his secretive handler, his clueless fiancee and a brilliant Russian leader.