A female bodyguard is hired to protect an heiress on the run from assassins.

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Vicky Jewson
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Noomi Rapace ... Sam Carlson
Olivia Jewson ... Sarah
Abdellatif Chaouqi ... Joe
Sophie Nélisse ... Zoe Tanner
Huw Parmenter Huw Parmenter ... Adam
Cherise Silvestri ... Camille Simard
Indira Varma ... Rima Hassine
Sargon Yelda ... Anas
Robin Kermode ... Edward
Charley Palmer Rothwell ... Nico
Eoin Macken ... Conall Sinclair
Akin Gazi ... Alik
Jonathan Jude ... Zack
Anna-Marie Sullivan Anna-Marie Sullivan ... Izzy (as Anna Marie Sullivan)
George Georgiou ... Nabil
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Storyline

Hired to protect a pampered mining heiress Zoe (Sophie Nélisse), bodyguard Sam (Noomi Rapace) finds herself tangled in a deadly conspiracy. When attackers target the heiress she's protecting, battle-hardened bodyguard Sam scrambles to save her client - and teach her how to fight back. Written by Raihan Khondker

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Trained to Protect. Born to Survive.

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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TV-MA | See all certifications »

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Inspired by the life of Jacquie Davis. See more »

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During the invasion of the house, one of the invader's ARs are shown with no rear sight or optical sight, only the front sight base. This would not be a likely scenario in any reasonable situation. See more »

Quotes

Zoe Tanner: Who do you think you are? My mom?
Sam Carlson: Of course not.
Zoe Tanner: I could have you fired.
Sam Carlson: Be my guest.
Zoe Tanner: I don't care what you think about me.
Sam Carlson: I don't think anything about you.
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Post Cantata
Written by Alvin Ryan, Anthony Russell, Chagall van den Berg
Performed by Kas-Tro
Courtesy of Position Music
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Based on a real person, Jacquie Davis. Does NOT deserve 5.5 for sure.
19 January 2019 | by anastasiaozgSee all my reviews

The character is based on a real person Jacquie Davis, the most skillful female bodyguard who has actually saved children, has been shot, stabbed and more (look her up). Finally a good action movie, with no stupid unrealistic car chasing's and unrelatable cold and empty heroes. Noomi Rapace gave an outstanding performance (as always) that definitely lifts the movie a lot. We have seen this type of story before (young rich girl being rescued from kidnappers by her bodyguard etc) but that wasn't a problem for me. I liked the fact that the protagonist isn't the stereotypical hollywood bad-ass woman with no feelings and the strength of a gorilla, she is not necessary stronger than the bad guys, but quicker, more skillful and smarter. Easy watching film, that has smart action that doesn't let you get bored, but not too much action to get tired of it.


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Release Date:

18 January 2019 (USA) See more »

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