We caught wind of this one (Extraction coming to Netflix) yesterday via a tweet (from the reputable Rotten Tomatoes) that we were immediately drawn to because we are such massive fanboys of Chris Hemsworth. Set for official release later next month (April 24, 2020), Extraction is Netflix’s next big blockbuster, overseen by a blockbuster production team that includes the Russo Brothers (who were responsible for several titles within the Marvel stable including this one) and starring a blockbuster actor in Hemsworth who assumes the role of Tyler Rake, a fearless black market mercenary who embarks on the most deadly extraction of his career when he’s enlisted to rescue the kidnapped son of an imprisoned international crime lord.
Directed by: Sam Hargrave
Screenplay by: Joe Russo
Produced by: Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Mike Larocca, Chris Hemsworth, Eric Gitter, Peter Schwerin
Cast: Chris Hemsworth, Rudraksh Jaisawl, Randeep Hooda, Golshifteh Farahani, Pankaj Tripathi, Priyanshu Painyuli, and David Harbour
Filmed On-Location: India, Thailand
To give you a bit of extra meat on this one as shared by the Netflix gang…
Tyler Rake (Chris Hemsworth) is a fearless black market mercenary with nothing left to lose when his skills are solicited to rescue the kidnapped son of an imprisoned international crime lord. But in the murky underworld of weapons dealers and drug traffickers, an already deadly mission approaches the impossible, forever altering the lives of Rake and the boy. An action-packed, edge-of-your-seat thriller directed by Sam Hargrave, EXTRACTION is an AGBO Films and TGIM Films, Inc. production, produced by Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Mike Larocca, Chris Hemsworth, Eric Gitter, and Peter Schwerin.
Just by looking at the below trailer, the stills, the plot, the production team as well as the cast you can’t doubt that this one’s going to be special. April 24, 2020 on Netflix, mark the date!