Charlize Theron plays an assassin with a special set of skills in Atomic Blonde, an action thriller from director David Leitch (John Wick, Deadpool 2). The first restricted (not safe for work or kids) trailer kicks off with an intense action sequence before spending the remaining two minutes introducing the characters. Atomic Blonde‘s based on The Coldest City graphic novel and Kurt Johnstad (300) wrote the screenplay. In addition to Theron, the cast includes James McAvoy, John Goodman, Til Schweiger, Eddie Marsan, Sofia Boutella and Toby Jones. Universal Pictures is targeting a July 28, 2017 theatrical release.
The Plot: Oscar® winner Charlize Theron explodes into summer in Atomic Blonde, a breakneck action-thriller that follows MI6’s most lethal assassin through a ticking time bomb of a city simmering with revolution and double-crossing hives of traitors. The crown jewel of Her Majesty’s Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton (Theron) is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Sent alone into Berlin to deliver a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city, she partners with embedded station chief David Percival (McAvoy) to navigate her way through the deadliest game of spies.
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