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The Rhythm Section (2020)

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A woman seeks revenge against those who orchestrated a plane crash that killed her family.

Director:

Reed Morano

Writers:

Mark Burnell (screenplay by), Mark Burnell
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Blake Lively ... Stephanie Patrick
Richard Brake ... Lehmans
Elly Curtis Elly Curtis ... Sarah Patrick
David Duggan David Duggan ... David Patrick
Matilda Ziegler ... Monica Patrick
Bill O'Connell Bill O'Connell ... Andrew Patrick
Shane Whisker Shane Whisker ... Christopher Patrick
Raza Jaffrey ... Keith Proctor
Daniel Mays ... Dean West
Jade Anouka ... Laura Fuller
Robert Mullins Robert Mullins ... Errol
Ivana Basic ... Oksana
Irma Mali Irma Mali ... Natalya
Geoff Bell ... Green
Hugh Scully ... Lyle
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Blake Lively stars as Stephanie Patrick, an ordinary woman on a path of self-destruction after her family is tragically killed in a plane crash. When Stephanie discovers that the crash was not an accident, she enters a dark, complex world to seek revenge on those responsible and find her own redemption. Based on the novel by Mark Burnell, from director Reed Morano ("The Handmaid's Tale") and the producers of the James Bond film series, The Rhythm Section also stars Jude Law and Sterling K. Brown. Written by Paramount Pictures

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, sexual content, language throughout, and some drug use. | See all certifications »

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This film surpassed Hoot (2006) as having the worst domestic opening weekend of any film released in more than 3,000 theaters. It grossed just $2,715,384 at 3,049 theaters, for an average of $891 per theater - which also gives it the distinction of being the only film released in over 3,000 theaters to open with less than $1,000 per theater. See more »

Quotes

Stephanie Patrick: I've got nothing to lose.
B: What about your life ?
Stephanie Patrick: What about it ?
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Soundtracks

Suavamente
Written by Elvis Crespo
Performed by Elvis Crespo
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Above Average January Thriller
4 February 2020 | by ThomasDrufkeSee all my reviews

Sometimes the style over substance tactic works against a film, like this year's The Gentleman for example. But for some reason, I found The Rhythm Section to be well-done, even if the film doesn't feel as complete nor as captivating as the trailer seemed to indicate. However, I continue to applaud Blake Lively, who has great taste in projects, and always takes on new and challenging roles each time out. Visceral camera work, a few nice twists, and a great lead performance saves The Rhythm Section from being another January bust.

6.9/10


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Language:

English

Release Date:

31 January 2020 (USA) See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$50,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,715,384, 2 February 2020

Gross USA:

$5,437,971

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$5,989,583
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2.39 : 1
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