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Maggie Q has had all of her character weapons stripped in new thriller ‘Fear the Night’. Here’s why.

In the new action thriller fear the nightIt is Bridesmaids meets The foreigners as women at a bachelorette party in a remote desert home are terrorized by invaders.

The Twist: The bride’s sister, Maggie Q’s Tess, is a hardened Iraqi war veteran and a skilled fighter who doesn’t go without a fight.

Q, the veteran action star who got his start in Hong Kong martial arts films before making the leap to Hollywood in tents like Mission: Impossible 3 And Live free or die hardloved the concept from the start — and the chance to work with writer-director Neil LaBute (In the Company of Men, Nurse Betty, Lakeview Terrace).