August closes out with two movies that seem like they were close to being good but, according to critics, did not escape cliches.
The final hours tick down as Jack, Kate, Chloe and Belecheck have to find Cheng, rescue Audrey and stop World War III.
The stakes are incredibly high as Jack and Kate rush to recover the override device and capture Cheng before a full blown war erupts between the US and China.
President Heller completes his final act as President with Jack’s help while Kate forces Simone to give up a lead to Margot in this week’s tense 24.
Talk show host Dave Skylark (James Franco) is headed to North Korea with his producer (Seth Rogen) to interview Kim Jong-Un but the CIA recruits them to try and kill him in the upcoming action/comedy, The Interview.
Jack and Kate race to get to Simone, who is in critical condition at a local hospital, before Margot realizes what happened and bombs her out of existence with a drone.
Pierce Brosnan returns to the espionage world in this summer’s The November Man, where he plays a retired CIA agent brought in for “one last mission”.
Jack is back in the field officially with Kate in toe to find Karl Rask, an arms dealer with possible info on the location of Margot Al-Harazi.
Jeremy Renner stars as reporter Gary Webb, who tirelessly investigated the CIA’s involvement with funding and facilitating cocaine distribution into the US from Colombia in the 80’s as part of the Iran-Contra scandal.
Jack gets sidelined temporarily as President Heller and the CIA believe they have a lead on Margot, who is ready to begin her attack on London.