Mid last year we had reported that Netflix are spending 60 percent of their 3 billion dollar investment into their Action film slate and from then till now it looks like the numbers could be slightly over 60 percent.
The latest to open on their platform is Noomi Rapace’s close. The film was originally developed at West End films who have aimed at developing and producing female-specific content and promoting female talent Was Acquired by the Streaming Giants for a multi-territory deal including the United States and Australia.
Inspired by the life of bodyguard Jacquie Davis, the film stars Swedish actress Rapace (“The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo”) in the lead role. Sophie Nelisse (“The Book Thief”), Eoin Macken (“Resident Evil: The Final Chapter”), and Indira Varma .
The film follows bodyguard and counter-terrorism expert Sam (Rapace) who takes a job protecting Zoe (Nelisse), a rich young heiress
Neither party is keen on the arrangement however when a violent kidnap attempt goes wrong, the pair are forced to work together and go on the run.
Together they need to unravel who was behind the kidnap and hunt them down and in the process discover each other as humans .
The script was written and directed by Britain’s Vicky Jewson.
The trailer has received 1200 trend tracks with a solid A score. The film is looking to open to 50 million plus viewers.
Set to hit theaters on 18th of January .
We at amdb.in wish the entire team all the very best.
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