UPDATE: Recent off yesterday’s picture drop courtesy of Leisure Weekly comes the primary full trailer for Taylor Sheridan’s THOSE WHO WISH ME DEAD, which appears to be a kick-ass comeback for Angelina Jolie, who’s been M.I.A. from the large display for much too lengthy. The action-thriller hits theaters and HBO Max Could 14th.
Angelina Jolie’s subsequent movie will discover her taking part in an elite firefighter trapped between man and nature in Taylor Sheridan’s These Who Want Me Useless, and Entertainment Weekly and Individuals have dropped a number of first look photographs of the thriller which you’ll be able to try under.
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Based mostly upon Michael Koryta’s 2014 novel of the identical identify, These Who Want Me Useless stars Angelina Jolie as Hannah, a smoke jumper who’s educated to parachute right into a blaze. Whereas stationed at an remoted hearth tower as she displays on a previous failed mission, she encounters Connor (Finn Little), a 12-year-old boy who’s being stalked by two assassins (Nicholas Hoult and Aidan Gillen). Collectively, Hannah and Connor should outrun the hunters in addition to the wildfire raging throughout them.
The movie was directed by Taylor Sheridan, who additionally co-wrote the script alongside Michael Koryta and Charles Leavitt. “[Sheridan] has a singular voice in relation to characters inside America,” Jolie informed EW, “which has not been a previous focus of my work. I needed to be on this world with him.” As a part of that world is on hearth for a lot of the movie, there have been actual firefighters on scene to help and instruct. “The primary day we have been within the hearth, [I noticed] the warmth and the way rapidly the winds would change and the way rapidly the hearth would abruptly take to a tree that you just weren’t anticipating,” Jolie mentioned. “Our respect simply grew day after day for these individuals on the entrance strains and the way troublesome this work is.“
These Who Want Me Useless additionally stars Jon Bernthal, Tyler Perry, Medina Shenghore, and Jake Weber, and is slated to be launched in theaters and on HBO Max on Could 14, 2021.