By JOEL CALAMBA ESCOL, Managing Editor
With Netflix’s acquisition of “Red Notice” for a whooping sum of dollars, no doubt the movie is one of the best ever in 2021.
Spearheaded by Hollywood’s biggest action stars like Dwayne Johnson, Ryan Reynolds and Gal Gadot, “Red Notice” should be pretty exciting to watch on Netflix. Actually, the thriller of this movie just premiered on November 12.
Dwayne Johnson here plays the role of John Hartley, an agent of the Federal Bureau of Investigation tasked to bring the most elusive criminals of the world, also played by two rival robbers Nolan Booth (Reynolds) and The Bishop, played by Gal Gadot.
If you have seen the triller, Johnson is hoping to have a deal with Reynolds to find Bishop. In return, he would also help Reynolds in whatever problems he has that makes it an even more action-packed movie of 2021.
Based on the original plan of the previous owners of “Red Notice,” it is supposed to be shown in theaters worldwide until Netflix has shown interest in it and finally purchased the film from Universal in 2019.
Red Notice is, in fact, considered one of the most expensive films with a reported budget of $200 million.
“Red Notice” is directed and written by Rawson Marshall Thurber of “Skyscraper” and “We’re the Millers” and produced by Hiram Garcia, Johnson and Dany Garcia of Seven Bucks Productions, Beau Flynn’s Picture Co. and Thurber’s Bad Version, Inc.