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Van Damme toplines ‘Swelter’

Cast includes Lennie James, Catalina Sandino Moreno

Jean-Claude Van Damme, Lennie James, Catalina Sandino Moreno and Josh Henderson are to star in Keith Parmer’s actioner “Swelter.”

The Exchange is representing worldwide rights and is offering the film to buyers at the European Film Market in Berlin.

Eleonore Dailly (“Chicas”) is producing. Lensing begins at the end of the month.

Story centers on a gang that steals more than $100 million from the Luxor Casino in Las Vegas. All but one of the five gang members are captured and jailed. Ten years later, after blasting their way out of a maximum security prison, the quartet go on the trail of their former accomplice and the remaining $10 million in stolen cash.

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