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    Getaway Trailer: Selena Gomez and Ethan Hawke Get in Gear for High-Octane Thriller

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    Selena Gomez and Ethan Hawke are hitting the road together.

    The new trailer for Getaway is out, and by the looks of this action-thriller—a sort of mash-up of Fast & Furious, Drive and Taken (at least that's how we imagine the pitch)—the two stars have their work cut out for them as they race against the clock to stop a ruthless kidnapper.

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    Hawke plays Brent, a former race-car driver who finds himself caught up in a game of deadly cat-and-mouse with a mysterious caller (voiced by Paul Freeman, the villainous Belloq from Raiders of the Lost Ark), who has taken his wife and threatens to kill her unless Brent follows his instructions.

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    Behind the wheel of his Mustang, Hawke must follow the man's orders only to hit a roadblock in the form of The Kid, a gun-wielding young carjacker played by Gomez who tries to commandeer his vehicle. Of course, she gets caught up in the villain's nefarious plot, and the two must somehow figure a way to get his missus back.

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    For the 20-year-old singer-actress, the role once again finds her leaving her Disney days behind with a more adult-themed movie as she did with Spring Breakers—though whether or not moviegoers buy her baby-faced criminal act in this flick as they did in the latter remains to be seen.

     Getaway hits theaters on Aug. 30.

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