Action icon Jean-Claude Van Damme steps into the comedy genre with his latest movie Welcome to the Jungle. Cinedigm has released the first trailer, which follows a former Marine (Jean-Claude Van Damme) who leads a corporate retreat gone awry, with this group of office workers stranded on a remote island. Take a look at the latest footage from director Rob Meltzer's comedy, arriving in theaters and on VOD formats February 7, then read the official press release for more details.
Take a hilarious journey into the heart of madness when Welcome to the Jungle arrives in theaters and via VOD February 7.
Featuring an exceptional cast of comedic talent including legendary action hero Jean-Claude Van Damme (The Expendables 2), Adam Brody (Burning Love, The O.C.), Megan Boone (The Blacklist), Kristen Schaal (30 Rock, Bob's Burgers), Rob Huebel (The Descendants, Childrens' Hospital), and Dennis Haysbert (24, The Unit, Major League), the laugh-out-loud comedy follows a group of unsuspecting office workers who find themselves stranded on a desert island when a corporate retreat led by unhinged former Marine Storm Rothchild (Van Damme) goes horribly wrong. Now Chris (Brody) and his co-workers must battle nature -- and each other -- to survive!
Directed by Rob Meltzer and written by Jeff Kauffmann, Welcome to the Jungle garnered the "Outstanding Achievement in Filmmaking - Ensemble Cast" award at the 2013 Newport Beach Film Festival.
The Salt Company presents, in association with 120 DB Films and Stun Creative, a Pimienta Film Company Production: Welcome to the Jungle. Produced by Justin Kanew and Luillo Ruiz and distributed in theaters by Cinedigm in the United States and in home entertainment by Universal Studios Home Entertainment and Universal Pictures International Entertainment.