ETA 10 July 2020 on Netflix
Director Gina Prince-Bythewood
Cast Charlize Theron, KiKi Layne, Marwan Kenzari, Luca Marinelli, Harry Melling, Van Veronica Ngo, Matthias Schoenaerts and Chiwetel Ejiofor
Genre Action Fantasy
Based on the graphic novel series by Greg Rucka, The Old Guard sees Charlize Theron portraying an immortal warrior. The fantasy actioner tells the story of a covert group of tight-knit mercenaries led by Andy (Theron) who all have a mysterious inability to die.
Together, they have fought to protect the mortal world for centuries but when the team is recruited to take on an emergency mission and their extraordinary abilities are suddenly exposed. Now it’s up to Andy and Nile (KiKi Layne), the newest soldier to join their ranks, to help the group eliminate the threat of those who seek to replicate and monetize their power by any means necessary.
Directed by Gina Prince-Bythewood (Love & Basketball, Beyond the Lights), The Old Guard is a gritty, grounded, action-packed story that shows living forever is harder than it looks. Check out the trailer below.