“Everyone needs a villain, war criminal, fugitive. Please! I abhor labels.”
of which is actually how Sir Ben Kingsley’s character, The General, introduces himself from the trailer for An Ordinary Man, debuting exclusively on ET. “I was inclined to be an ordinary man,” The General adds during a scenic stroll, at which point he is actually abducted in addition to forced to go into hiding.
Brad Silberling (A Series of Unfortunate Events in addition to Jane the Virgin) wrote in addition to directed the thriller, which casts the Oscar-winning actor as, well, a war criminal who strikes up an unlikely friendship with “his only connection to the outside world”: his maid (played by actress Hera Hilmar).
An Ordinary Man is actually in theaters in addition to available digitally in addition to on VOD on April 13.