The relentless bodyguard and manipulative assassin have been on the opposite end of the bullet for years, and are thrown together for a wildly outrageous 24 hours. Fandango helps you go back to the movies with confidence and peace of mind. Michael Bryce (Reynolds) lives a stylish life as an elite UK-based private bodyguard, until client Takashi Kurosawa is assassinated on his watch. "[20] Writing for Rolling Stone, Peter Travers praised the cast, giving it 2.5 stars out of 4 and saying, "Reynolds and Jackson make this summer lunacy go down easy with their banter and bullet-dodging skills. The world's top bodyguard gets a new client, a hitman who must testify at the International Criminal Court. Having survived the attack, Agent Roussel takes Kincaid to an Interpol safehouse. Rack up 500 points and you'll score a $5 reward for more movies. Two years later, the disgraced Bryce ekes out a living protecting drug-addicted corporate executives in London. Realizing that the agency cannot be entrusted with the mission due to possibility of a leak, she employs the help of Bryce to escort and protect Kincaid on the way to The Hague. The Hitman's Bodyguard is a 2017 American action comedy film directed by Patrick Hughes and starring Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Gary Oldman, and Salma Hayek.The film follows a bodyguard (Reynolds) who must protect a convicted hitman (Jackson), who's on his way to testify at the International Criminal Court.. Gigi Hadid Welcomes Baby Girl with Zayn Malik - See the First Photo! The film follows a bodyguard (Reynolds) who must protect a convicted hitman (Jackson), who's on his way to testify at the International Criminal Court. 2 Teaser Trailer. When you buy 3 specially marked General Mills items at Target between 8/29-10/3. Bryce fatally shoots Foucher to save Roussel; she subdues Foucher. Very Scary Situation for Sofia Vergara & Joe Manganiello. In May 2011, David Ellison's Skydance Media acquired the action script The Hitman's Bodyguard written by Tom O'Connor. The Hitman’s Bodyguard is set to hit theaters at midnight tonight and fans can stick around for the credits for a special treat at the end! Bryce has a change of heart and helps Kincaid escape, but is captured. [8], On November 4, 2015, Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson and Gary Oldman were cast in the film, which Jeff Wadlow would direct for Millennium Films. Tine Joustra as Renata Casoria, Director of Interpol. 'The Masked Singer' Launches New Season - See Guesses for the First Five Contestants! [3][4], In North America, The Hitman's Bodyguard was released on August 18, 2017 alongside Logan Lucky, and was projected to gross $17–20 million from 3,350 theaters in its opening weekend. Earn 125 points on every ticket you buy. SEE DETAILS, when you purchase 2 participating Advil products 8/5- 9/30 at Walmart or Walmart.com. After the Credits. In the extra scene, Ryan Reynolds is shown waiting to start filming. As Bryce bemoans his failures at a beer stand, Dukhovich's men attack Kincaid. [14], Peter Debruge of Variety gave the film a positive review and called it a pleasant late-summer surprise, writing: "The Hitman's Bodyguard is about as close to a live-action cartoon as you're likely to get this year... That's not a style that works much of the time... but in the hands of The Expendables 3 helmer Patrick Hughes—and more importantly, owing to the chemistry of stars Samuel L. Jackson and Ryan Reynolds—it makes for a delightfully ridiculous screwball action comedy. [13] The film made $8 million on its first day (including $1.65 million from Thursday night previews). Foucher leaves the court before the bombing; Roussel deduces he was the traitor. Dying Light 2’s Map-Altering Player Choices... A Mix of Diablo and Alienation Made Killsquad... Avengers: Endgame is Returning to Theaters with... Thanos Returns to Fortnite for Avengers: Endgame... Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation Review, The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn – Part 1 Review, Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. The world's top protection agent (Ryan Reynolds) is called upon to guard the life of his mortal enemy, one of the world's most notorious hit men (Samuel L. Jackson). [19] Audiences polled by CinemaScore gave the film an average grade of "B+" on an A+ to F scale, while PostTrak reported filmgoers gave it an 80% overall positive score and a 57% "definite recommend". [16] The film made another $10.2 million the following weekend, becoming the third film of 2017 to finish atop the box office for three straight weeks. Should you stay for the extra(s) during/after the credits?