The first trailer for Tom Cruise's upcoming action movie Jack Reacher: Never Go Back has been released. Following on from the success of the first movie, this second instalment is based on the 18th book of the same name from the Jack Reacher series and will be directed by Edward Zwick.

The trailer shows Reacher (Cruise), while on a trip to Virginia in the United States to visit his former chief. Here, he discovers he's also wanted for a crime that happened two decades ago. Fight scenes, car chases and clever detective work ensues in the movie, which also stars Cobie Smulders and Robert Knepper.

Jack Reacher: Never Go Back hits the theatres October 21 in the US. Stay connected to Buro 24/7 Middle East for a regional release date.