Arnold Schwarzenegger Starring in ‘Last Stand’ for Jee-woon Kim!

The action star is reportedly replacing Liam Neeson in this thriller from ‘The Good, The Bad, The Weird’ director.
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Arnold Schwarzenegger Starring in ‘Last Stand’ for Jee-woon Kim!

Arnold Schwarzenegger to play a sheriff in Last Stand According to a Polish distributor who is helping finance The Good, the Bad, the Weird director Jee-woon Kim's next film Last Stand, Arnold Schwarzenegger has joined the upcoming action thriller as a Sheriff. It will be the first live action role for the former California Governor since leaving office at the beginning of this year.

While it has already been announced that the animated television series The Governator will be Arnold Schwarzenegger's first voice acting gig, Last Stand will mark the action icon's first turn back in front of a camera in over eight years. Last Stand has been described as a mix between Gone in Sixty Seconds and High Noon.

The story will follow the exploits of a drug cartel leader who blasts his way out of a courtroom, steals a car, and heads towards the Mexican border. Arnold Schwarzenegger will play a sheriff with an inexperienced staff who becomes involved with trying to stop the cartel leader from entering Mexico after the two parties inadvertently cross paths. Liam Neeson was originally set for the role, but left the project earlier in the year.

This news has not yet been confirmed by representatives of the actor. We will be sure to update you with any breaking news on this story and Arnold Schwarzenegger's involvement.

The Last Stand was released January 18th, 2013.

Sources:Filmweb

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  • err2005 • 4 years ago

    could be fun.

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    • Talking-Dead • 4 years ago

      he did say he'll be back!! Kick Ass!!

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      • dcrock • 4 years ago

        I'm one of the biggest Arnold fans. I even have seen 6th day, end of days, and collateral damage in the theater. You gotta be a real arnold fan to do that. Glad he's back. Just think he needs to choose his roles wisely and it'll be great. As for him being in shape, we all gotta be reasonable. The guys not mr. universe anymore but he can still have that arnold presence in movies. That's what truly makes him great.

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        • grandma-movieweb • 4 years ago

          I really think Arnold is a fine gentlemen, and an even finer statesman. I wish him luck with all his troubles and drug addictions.

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          • asif • 4 years ago

            Cool.

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            • cripple • 4 years ago

              HELL YES. Kim is one of my favorite directors, and to have him paired with Arnold is a dream come true!!!!

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              • combatmadness360 • 4 years ago

                F*CK YES!! THIS IS GREAT NEWS!!!! the good the bad and the weird was the best film of 2010, this could say that this guy is directing a care bear's movie, and I would be all for it!

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                • justinishulk • 4 years ago

                  i know that he was going to back... i'll be back lol

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                  • johnnyblazetb82 • 4 years ago

                    AWSOME!!! this is what weve been waiting for! not that Governater joke! Welcome back Arnie! youve been missed!!! Dwayne Johnson Vin Diesel, take note of what A real action hero looks like.

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                    • bawnian-dexeus • 4 years ago

                      Hope he uses the line "F*ck you *sshole" or "Wrong! (fires shot gun)"

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                      • pjwolsker • 4 years ago

                        HE'S BACK!!!!!! HE'S F*CKIN BACK!!!!!!!!! today is a very good day. Arnold better start back up his body count with this movie. this actually sounds pretty good

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                        • skywise • 4 years ago

                          This has me very excited.

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                          • rojodiablo • 4 years ago

                            Yeah, The good, the bad, & the weird was great. This looks like a perfect role for Arnold!

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                            • mattbierwagen • 4 years ago

                              @kguy lmao so true. And he even kept jamming it into our heads. And he still surprises us!

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                              • messenger • 4 years ago

                                I loved The Good, The bad and the weird.

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                                • emmytt • 4 years ago

                                  i hope this is true and i hope he gets back into shape

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                                  • bawnian-dexeus • 4 years ago

                                    I hope its true. ANd I wonder who will be man enough to play the cartel that may or may not go toe to toe with Arnie

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                                    • furankisan • 4 years ago

                                      Lame story but better than that cartoon, and if it was good for Liam.....

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                                      • bawnian-dexeus • 4 years ago

                                        Das ist fantastisch

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                                        • brian • 4 years ago

                                          BRING IT!!!!!!!

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