Bold, breathless and wickedly fun, "Free Fire" is an electrifying action comedy about an arms deal that goes spectacularly and explosively wrong. Acclaimed filmmaker Ben Wheatley (Kill List, High Rise) propels the audience head-on into quite possibly the most epic shootout ever seen on film as he crafts a spectacular parody –– and biting critique –– of the insanity of gun violence. Everyone’s got a gun, and absolutely no one is in control. Packed with witty one-liners, flamboyant characters and remarkable feats of cinematic gunplay, Free Fire is a full-throttle action extravaganza that keeps things fresh and fun with Wheatley’s alternately buoyant and savage sense of humor.
Ben Wheatley is the award-winning director of the British films "Down Terrace," "Kill List," "Sightseers," "A Field in England" and "High-Rise." He has also directed notable television shows, commercials, animated shorts and internet viral ads. Wheatley’s forthcoming projects include a remake of Henri-Georges Clouzot’s classic thriller, "Wages of Fear."