Those Who Wish Me Dead

Those Who Wish Me Dead

Those Who Wish Me Dead

A teenage murder witness is stuck between twin assassins hunting him and a forest fire threatening to consume them all in this thriller from Oscar-nominee Taylor Sheridan (Wind River). Stars Angelina Jolie, Nicolas Hoult (The Favourite), Jon Bernthal (The Punisher) and Tyler Perry (Gone Girl).

2021Rating: R16, Violence, cruelty, offensive language & content that may disturb100 minsCanada, USA
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Those Who Wish Me Dead / Reviews

The Straits Times

The Straits Times

The plot falls apart if given more than a hard glance. But otherwise, the film's attempt at wrapping a chase thriller around an emotion-driven... core works.

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South China Morning Post

South China Morning Post

Jolie is in excellent form as the loose cannon with nothing to live for.

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The Washington Post

The Washington Post

Not even (Jolie's) hair is believable.

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Paste

Paste

Those Who Wish Me Dead doesn't blaze any trails, but its solid thrills burn bright...

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Financial Times

Financial Times

Formulaic enough to have come from a packet...

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FilmInk

FilmInk

Neo-Western goodness with what are raring to be some of the most engaging characters of 2021.

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Slash Film

Slash Film

It's like a '90s throwback thriller; the type of movie that used to get rerun on TBS or TNT or some other network that starts with a T.

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Collider

Collider

Taylor Sheridan's new movie is leaner than his previous works, but still manages to entertain.

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IGN

IGN

While there's plenty of large entertaining set pieces, Sheridan's intriguing premise withers under its overabundant components.

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Variety

Variety

The idea may be outrageous, but Sheridan's commitment makes the whole thing work.

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The Guardian

The Guardian

It's a fierce, muscular piece of work...

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Hollywood Reporter

Hollywood Reporter

A ruggedly entertaining throwback to studio movies of the '90s about real people navigating hairy life-or-death situations.

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Stuff

Stuff

The entire enterprise gets across the screen like it has somewhere to be and knows how to get there.

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Sydney Morning Herald

Sydney Morning Herald

Jolie and Little, who's Australian and the star of the 2019 remake of Storm Boy, strike up an engaging rapport.

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