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Monster Hunter (2020)

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When Lt. Artemis and her loyal soldiers are transported to a new world, they engage in a desperate battle for survival against enormous enemies with incredible powers. Feature film based on the video game by Capcom.

Director:

Paul W.S. Anderson

Writers:

Paul W.S. Anderson, Kaname Fujioka (video game series)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Milla Jovovich ... Artemis
Tony Jaa ... Hunter
Ron Perlman ... The Admiral
T.I. ... Lincoln (as Tip "T.I." Harris)
Diego Boneta ... Marshall
Meagan Good ... Dash
Josh Helman ... Steeler
Jin Au-Yeung ... Axe
Hirona Yamazaki Hirona Yamazaki ... Handler
Jannik Schümann ... Aiden
Nanda Costa ... Lea
Nic Rasenti ... Captain Roark
Clyde Berning ... JSO V22 Pilot #1
Paul Hampshire ... JSO Soldier #2
Schelaine Bennett Schelaine Bennett ... Comms Officer E3 Sentry
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Storyline

While on a peril-laden mission to track a missing team of soldiers, the hard-as-nails U.S. Army Ranger, Captain Natalie Artemis, and her elite brothers-in-arms find themselves transported to an alternate universe. There, trapped in a barren desert-world rife with formidable adversaries and subterranean sand-dwelling beasts, for the first time, Captain Artemis and her squad are shocked to discover that their otherwise destructive military weaponry is now entirely inadequate to take down the enemy. But, unexpectedly, in their desperate battle for survival, the team stumbles upon a mysterious local huntsman, whose superior combat skills allow him to stay one step ahead of the mighty creatures. Is there an escape from the prison realm? Above all, what does it take to become a fearless monster hunter? Written by Nick Riganas

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for sequences of creature action and violence throughout | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Milla Jovovich plays a character named Artemis, while Tony Jaa is credited as 'The Hunter'. Artemis is the ancient Greek goddess of the hunt. See more »

Goofs

The cyclic rate of the XM196/GAU-17 Minigun is between 2000-6000 rounds per minute. The sound from the vehicle mounted gun is substantially slower, sounding more like an M249 SAW or similar. It should be almost a buzz of sound by comparison. See more »

Quotes

Hunter: Bitch!.
[LAUGHING]
Artemis: Bait? You're funny.
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Crazy Credits

At the beginning of the movie, around the 1 minute 30 seconds mark, the following message appears: "IT IS ENTIRELY POSSIBLE THAT BEHIND THE PERCEPTION OF OUR SENSES, NEW WORLDS ARE HIDDEN OF WHICH WE ARE TOTALLY UNAWARE" See more »

Connections

Featured in Chris Stuckmann Movie Reviews: Monster Hunter (2020) See more »

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The Say That in the Army
(c) Public Domain
(p) 2019 Constantin Film Production
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Good fun!
19 December 2020 | by xjad-77274See all my reviews

No need for a long review, this is a "popcorn movie" good fun, good monsters and the beautiful Milla Jovovich!


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Country:

Germany | USA | Japan | China

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 December 2020 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Monster Hunter See more »

Filming Locations:

Western Cape, South Africa See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$60,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,201,269, 20 December 2020

Gross USA:

$14,004,118

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$26,852,797
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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