The former year’s action-comedy Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard has its story penned by Brandon Murphy, Tom O’Connor and Phillip Murphy. Patrick Hughes has looked after the film’s direction while Matt O’Toole, Yariv Lerner and Les Weldon have produced it. It is the sequel to the 2017 Hitman’s Bodyguard and has many faces reprising their older roles in it.
With its release on June 16, 2021, by Lionsgate, the film, however, did not manage to huge gross profit and was criticized by the critics as well. If you are planning to give this one a watch, then the article will be useful to you.
Where to Watch Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard Online?
The movie initially landed in theatres in June this year. Subsequently, post its theatrical window, the movie became available on various platforms for streaming as well. It includes streaming the movie on Spectrum with a valid subscription plan, renting from iTunes and Redbox for $5.99 or purchasing from Amazon prime Video and Vudu.
What is Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard About?
The premise revolves around the bodyguard Michael Bryce who, after being suspended, plans to call it off but is tracked down by Sonia Kincaid, who asks for the former’s help to rescue his abducted hitman husband, Darius Kincaid. After saving Dauris, the trio is then asked for help to locate the terrorist who was planning to launch a terror attack on Europe.
But the problems for the trio get increasing when they get kidnapped by the madman with the help of Bryce’s stepdad Bryce Senior. But the two males, Dauris and Bryce, manage to escape his clutches while Sonia is left to face him. The duo then tries to rescue the hitman’s wife and also stop the terrorist mastermind from unleashing the terror he was planning.
Who are All there in Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard?
The cast of the movie comprised of Ryan Reynolds essaying the role of Michael Bryce, Salma Hayek essaying the role of Sonia Kincaid, Ivor Bagaric essaying the role of young Michael Bryce, Samuel L. Jackson essaying the role of Darius Kincaid, Antonio Banderas essaying the role of Aristotle Papadopoulos, Frank Grillo is essaying the role of Bobby O’Neill, and Richard E. Grant essaying the role of Mr. Seifert.
Morgan Freeman essaying the role of Michael Bryce Sr., Caroline Goodall essaying the role of Super intendent Crowley, Kristofer Kamiyasu essaying the role of Zento, Tom Hopper essaying the role of Magnusson, Gabriella Wright essaying the role of Veronika, Alice McMillan essaying the role of Ailso, Blake Ritson essaying the role of Gunther, Dragan Mićanović essaying the role of Vlad, Miltos Yerolemou essaying the role of Carlo and others.
What Else to Know About it?
Despite its stellar cast, the movie did not perform well and failed to entertain the audience as well as the critics. With just a 27% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, the movie was heavily criticized for its repetitive and boring storyline. The movie was in talks for the potential sequel as well, but nothing has been confirmed in that regard as of now.