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Owen Wilson and Lake Bell topline co-writer and director John Erick Dowdle’s action-thriller about an American family settling into a new home overseas who must go on the run with their children when a coup attempt plunges the country into turmoil. No Escape plays into the worst fears of Americans abroad, where danger lurks around every corner for U.S. nationals, and compounds this jingoistic sense by fostering the notion that no other lives matter more than those of this one American family. Wilson and Bell would seem to be head-scratching choices for this kind of genre exercise, but predictably able assistance arrives in the form of former James Bond — Pierce Brosnan — as an experienced foreigner who offers key advice (and last-second salvation) along the way. The best escape plan would be to stay away. (R) Grade: D-