• Let The Mood Swing Begin: ‘Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard', A Comedy, Is Reaching For The Top

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    It's thrilling to watch Lionsgate make a run at the box office top spot with The Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard, a grown-up comedy. Not a kiddie fantasy, like Peter Rabbit 2 or Cruella. Not a Covid-era placeholder, like The War With Grandpa, or a streaming event, like Borat Subsequent Moviefilm. But a rough, raucous, R-rated action...
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  • ‘The Hitman's Bodyguard's Wife' Takes No. 1 at Box Office From ‘Quiet Place II'

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Lionsgate's “The Hitman's Bodyguard's Wife” will take No. 1 on a quiet box office weekend before the release of “F9,” grossing $3 million from 3,331 theaters to earn an estimated $10 million this weekend and an extended opening of $15 million, meeting studio expectations.
    The film is a sequel to “The Hitman's Bodyguard” starring Ryan Reynolds and Samuel L. Jackson, which earned a $21 million opening in August 2017 and went on to gross $75 million domestically and $176 million globally against a $69 million budget. This new film, which was produced on a $50 million budget, has received poor...
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  • Director Explains Why Elodie Yung Isn't in Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard

    Director Explains Why Elodie Yung Isn't in Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard

    1 month ago - By Coming Soon

    The plot of The Hitman's Bodyguard revolved around Ryan Reynolds' Michael Bryce trying to safely transport a dangerous hitman played by Samuel L. Jackson while trying to patch things up with his ex-girlfriend Amelia, who is played by Elodie Yung. However, Yung is not in the sequel, Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard , which serves as the largest role not reprised.
    RELATED: Interview: Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard Director Patrick Hughes
    When asked why Yung's character of Amelia wasn't in the sequel, and the romantic-comedy elements involving Bryce were dropped, director Patrick Hughes had a simple...
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  • Director Explains Why Elodie Yung Isn't In Hitman's Bodyguard's Wife

    Director Explains Why Elodie Yung Isn't In Hitman's Bodyguard's Wife

    1 month ago - By Coming Soon

    The plot of The Hitman's Bodyguard revolved around Ryan Reynolds' Michael Bryce trying to safely transport a dangerous hitman played by Samuel L. Jackson while trying to patch things up with his ex-girlfriend Amelia, who is played by Elodie Yung. However, Yung is not in the sequel, Hitman's Bodyguard's Wife , which serves as the largest role not reprised.
    RELATED: Interview: Hitman's Wife's Bodyguard Director Patrick Hughes
    When asked why Yung's character of Amelia wasn't in the sequel, and the romantic-comedy elements involving Bryce were dropped, director Patrick Hughes had a simple...
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