Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard (2021)

Quick Reviews/Worth a Watch

Directed by Patrick Hughes

Written by Tom O’Connor, Brandon Murphy, & Phillip Murphy

Story by Tom O’Connor

Starring Ryan Reynolds, Samuel L. Jackson, Salma Hayek, Antonio Banderas, & Morgan Freeman

With Frank Grillo, Tom Hopper, & Richard E. Grant

Release Date: June 16, 2021

Running Time: 1hr 40min

Rating: R

Suspended bodyguard Michael Bryce (Reynolds) must once again team up with hitman Darius Kincaid (Jackson) and his wife, Sonia (Hayek), to stop a madman (Banderas) from launching a terror attack on Europe.

The movie has been met with some mixed to negative reception by critics, with some criticizing the broad humor. I myself was a big fan of the first movie, so naturally I was gonna give this one a look. And I’m glad I did! It may not be as good as The Hitman’s Bodyguard (2017), but few sequels ever live up to the predecessor. I wanted more Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson shenanigans and over the top action and that’s what I got. It was also nice to get more of Salma Hayek’s character, she and everyone else are clearly having fun. It’s also great to finally have Morgan Freeman and Jackson in a movie of ether. I say give this one a watch.

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