“Point Blank,” the most recent film filmed in Cincinnati, is now streaming on Netflix. The film tells the story of an emergency room nurse teaming up with a homicide suspect to avoid wasting his pregnant spouse. It’s a remake of a 2010 French movie and is described by Netflix as “16 Blocks” meets “Reservoir Dogs.”
The movie options Anthony Mackie and Frank Grillo, who each additionally starred in Marvel motion pictures together with “Captain American: The Winter Soldier” and “Captain America: Civil War.”
Cincinnati native Johanna Byer can also be one of many movie’s producers and returned to the town for the primary time in years to movie the film.
Warning: The trailer under contains profanity.
“Point Blank” is alleged to function a number of facets of the Queen Metropolis together with Graeter’s Ice Cream, ArtWorks murals and, after all, Skyline Chili. It additionally features a chase scene set in Dixie Terminal.
We have not watched the film but, however we certain will. And we’ll preserve you up to date on the entire Cincinnati scenes and references we will discover.
What individuals consider ‘Level Clean’
IMDb ranking: 7.1/10
• One reviewer famous, “The trailer pegs this as being a sort of action-comedy, where two unlikely allies team up to save the day. Sadly, the comedy is minimal and the action is tame.”
Rotten Tomatoes rating: 80 p.c
• One other one stated, “The kind of unabashed throwback action picture that will work best at the end of a long day with a six pack of beer and an extra large four-topping pizza in tow.”
• The overview from IGN.com stated, “Point Blank’s production bones are solid and the action itself is clear and capable, but the story is woefully past its expiration date and the attempt to tether it back to the types of ‘action movies we grew up with’ falls flat.”
Launch date: July 12, 2019
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