Lionsgate Movies have released the official trailer and images for Angel Has Fallen starring Gerard Butler and Morgan Freeman. It opens in theaters August 23.

When there is an assassination attempt on U.S. President Allan Trumbull (Freeman), his trusted confidant, Secret Service Agent Mike Banning (Butler), is wrongfully accused and taken into custody. After escaping from capture, he becomes a man on the run and must evade his own agency and outsmart the FBI in order to find the real threat to the President. Desperate to uncover the truth, Banning turns to unlikely allies to help clear his name, keep his family from harm and save the country from imminent danger.

Angel Has Fallen also stars Jada Pinkett Smith and Lance Reddick.

Watch the trailer and a few of the character posters below:

Photo Credits: Jack English