This action adventure stars Mark Wahlberg as James Silva, an operative in the CIA’s highest unit. With the help of a topsecret command team, Silva must retrieve and transport an asset who holds lifethreatening information to Mile 22 for extraction, prior to the enemy closing in.
1. The script was written with Mark Wahlberg in mind.
2. The film’s working title was Ground Branch.
3. Principal photography took place in Colombia, as well as in Atlanta, Georgia.
4. Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos showed up on-set one day and even tried his hand at shooting one of the film’s action sequences.
5. The film is intended to be a starting point for a new franchise, encompassing a web series as well as two movie sequels.