Stranger Things, Money Heist, and Orange is the New Black aside, there’s plenty of content to look forward to this July. Heading to a Netflix library near you very soon is the action-thriller Point Blank. We have all the information you need to know on the upcoming film including the plot, cast, trailer, and Netflix release date.
Point Blank is an upcoming Netflix Original action-thriller directed by Joe Lynch. The screenplay written by Adam G. Simon is based on the book of the same name by French author Fred Cavayé. Lead actor Frank Grillo also serves as an executive producer alongside Joe Carnahan.
What is the plot of Point Blank?
The synopsis for Point Blank has been provided by Netflix:
When his pregnant wife is kidnapped and held as collateral, Paul, an ER nurse, must team with the badly injured career criminal and murder suspect under his charge in order to save the lives of his wife and unborn child. Pitted against rival gangs and a deadly ring of corrupt cops, the unlikely duo find a way to survive together in the fight of their lives. A gritty, action-packed thriller starring Anthony Mackie and Frank Grillo.
Who is in the cast of Point Blank?
The following cast members have been confirmed to star in Point Blank:
|Role||Cast Member||Where have I seen/heard them before?|
|Paul||Anthony Mackie||The Hurt Locker | Captain America: The Winter Soldier | The Adjustment Bureau|
|Abe||Frank Grillo||The Grey | The Purge: Anarchy | Captain America: The Winter Soldier|
|TBA||Marcia Gay Harden||Mystic River | The Mist | Into the Wild|
|Mateo||Christian Cooke||Love, Rosie | Cemetery Junction | Edith|
|TBA||Teyonah Parris||Dear White People | Chi-Raq | If Beale Street Could Talk|
|TBA||Boris McGiver||Taxi | Person of Interest | Boardwalk Empire|
|Yoga Girl||Carly Tamborski||House of Cards | Surviving Compton | 75|
|TBA||Markice Moore||ATL | Snowfall | The Paynes|
|Officer T. Farmer||Adam G. Simon||Man Down | Boss Level|
Marvel fans will recognize Anthony Mackie as Falcon, while Frank Grillo portrayed the villain Crossbones. Both actors starred together in Captain America: The Winter Soldier and Captain America: Civil War.
Anthony Mackie has been involved in multiple projects on Netflix. The MCU actor has starred in IO, Black Mirror and now Point Blank. Mackie will also take on the lead role in Altered Carbon, replacing Joel Kinnaman.
When and where did production take place?
Principal photography took place in August 2018. Filming took place in the city of Cincinnati, Ohio.
The budget for the film was approximately $12 Million.
Are there any images or stills of Point Blank?
What is the run time?
According to IMDb Point Blank has a run time of one hour and twenty-six minutes.
Has Netflix released a trailer?
Yes! With release, imminent Netflix released a trailer for Point Blank on the 20th of June. The trailer has already racked up over a million views!
When is the Netflix release date for Point Blank?
Point Blank will be available to stream from the 18th of July, 2019.
Is Point Blank a global Original or regional exclusive?
The Netflix Original will be available to all subscribers as a global original.
What time will Point Blank be available to stream?
The following table below are the times that Point Blank will be available to stream in the different regions across the world:
|Time Zone||Time available to stream|
|Pacific Standard Time||12:00 AM|
|Mountain Standard Time||1:00 AM|
|Central Standard Time||2:00 AM|
|Eastern Standard Time||3:00 AM|
|British Summer Time||8:00 AM|
|Central European Time||9:00 AM|
|Eastern European Time||10:00 AM|
|India Standard Time||12:30 PM|
|Japan Standard Time||16:00 PM|
|Australian Eastern Time||18:00 PM|
|New Zealand Day Light Time||20:00 PM|
Netflix releases all of its latest titles from Midnight PST (Pacific Standard Time). This means for anyone living in regions the other side of the world have to wait until the evening before titles are available to stream.
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