Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Scoot McNairy, Maggie Grace, Martin Donovan, Hannah Ware, Mariana Klaveno, Kevin Zegers, Larry Sullivan
Thriller directed by Elliott Lester inspired by the real-life Überlingen mid-air collision that occurred in July of 2002 and on the events that took place after. The story centers on Roman (Arnold Schwarzenegger), a construction foreman whose wife and child are killed in a plane crash caused by an error made by the air traffic controller, Paul Bonanos (Scoot McNairy). After never getting an apology from Paul, Roman then decides to go down the vengeful route and take revenge for his loss.
Best Quotes from Trailer:
Matt: [to Roman] It’s a big day. Your family is arriving today, right? So go home, get everything ready for them. Spend some time with your daughter, you’re going to be a grandfather.
Eve Sanders: [to Roman] The airplane that your wife and daughter were travelling in has had a very unfortunate accident. It is the worst news that any one will ever receive.
Airline Representative #1: [to Paul] In order to guarantee your safety for you and your family, consider making a change.
Airline Representative #2: A radical change. Another home, another name.
Airline Representative #1: Another life.
Airline Representative #3: The company agrees to pay you damages in the amount of seventy-five thousand dollars for your daughter’s death, eighty-five thousand dollars for your wife’s.
[Roman holds up a picture of him with his wife and daughter]
Roman: Look at this photo, I would like for someone to say that their sorry for killing my family.
Roman: I just want to look him in the eye, show him a photograph of my family. I want him to apologize. No one has said they’re sorry. No one.
Aftermath is set to open in the US and UK April 7, 2017.