Directed by Anders Thomas Jensen, Riders of Justice follows recently-deployed Markus, who is forced to return home to his care for his teenage daughter after his wife is killed in a tragic train accident. But when a survivor of the wrecked train surfaces claiming foul play, Markus begins to suspect his wife was murdered and embarks on a mission to find those responsible. Mads Mikkelsen, Nikolaj Lie Kaas, Andrea Heick Gadeberg, Lars Brygmann, Nicolas Bro, Gustav Lindh and Roland Møller star. Magnet Releasing will open the film in NY & LA Theaters on May 14, 2021. It will be available everywhere May 21, 2021.
Mathilde loses her mother in a train accident and her father, Markus, a serving soldier in Afghanistan comes home to console his grieving daughter. Mathilde and Markus find it difficult to come to terms with the tragedy. However, Markus is approached by a man named Otto (who was on the same train with Markus’s wife) who informs him that the train accident wasn’t a coincidence but a planned murder to eliminate a key witness about to give evidence against the head of Riders of Justice motorbike gang. Markus pledges to avenge his wife and kill all those people linked to his wife’s murder.