Those Who Wish Me Dead

A young boy finds himself pursued by two assassins in the Montana wilderness, with a survival expert determined to protect him, and a forest fire threatening to consume them all.
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Credits: TheMovieDb.

Film Cast:

  • Hannah Faber: Angelina Jolie
  • Connor Casserly: Finn Little
  • Ethan Sawyer: Jon Bernthal
  • Patrick Blackwell: Nicholas Hoult
  • Jack Blackwell: Aidan Gillen
  • Owen Casserly: Jake Weber
  • Allison Sawyer: Medina Senghore
  • Arthur: Tyler Perry
  • Sheriff: Boots Southerland
  • Ryan: Tory Kittles
  • Ben: James Jordan
  • Tina: Lora Martinez-Cunningham
  • Vic: Howard Ferguson Jr.
  • Leo: Ryan Jason Cook
  • Maggie: Laura Niemi
  • Pilot: Dylan Kenin
  • Pretty Girl: Faith Lynch
  • Boy #1: Alexander Wagenman
  • Boy #2: Mason Howell
  • Boy #3: Calvin Olson
  • Newscaster: Tessa Jo Mentus Darlington
  • Forest Service Official: Keith Meriweather
  • Contractor #1: John Trejo
  • Lady Driver: Sofia Embid
  • Beth: Mary Fenton
  • Waitress #2: Charissa Lauren Potter
  • Wildland Firefighter (uncredited): Jesus Cris Acosta
  • Marshal (uncredited): Jacob Browne
  • Cowboy in Restaurant (uncredited): David Hight
  • Restaurant Patron (uncredited): Stephanie Hill
  • Marshal Franks (uncredited): Matt Medrano
  • Waitress (uncredited): Alma Sisneros

Film Crew:

  • Screenplay: Charles Leavitt
  • Casting: Amanda Mackey
  • Producer: Steven Zaillian
  • Casting: Cathy Sandrich Gelfond
  • Set Decoration: Jay Hart
  • Conductor: Brian Tyler
  • Development Producer: Mark Roybal
  • Production Design: Neil Spisak
  • Art Direction: Greg Papalia
  • Second Unit Director: Wade Allen
  • Leadman: Phil Shirey
  • Costume Design: Kari Perkins
  • Supervising Art Director: Dawn Swiderski
  • Local Casting: Jo Edna Boldin
  • Producer: Kevin Turen
  • Sound Re-Recording Mixer: Dean A. Zupancic
  • Stunts: Antal Kalik
  • Prosthetic Designer: Arjen Tuiten
  • ADR Voice Casting: Barbara Harris
  • Orchestrator: Dana Niu
  • Music Supervisor: Andrea von Foerster
  • Producer: Garrett Basch
  • Unit Production Manager: Kathryn Dean
  • Sound Mixer: Andrejs Prokopenko
  • Visual Effects Supervisor: Mark Stetson
  • Editor: Chad Galster
  • Makeup Artist: Toni G
  • Stunts: Jon Devore
  • Producer: Aaron L. Gilbert
  • Director of Photography: Ben Richardson
  • Production Coordinator: Chance Romero
  • Costume Supervisor: Natalie Pascual
  • Producer: Taylor Sheridan
  • Sound Effects Editor: John Joseph Thomas
  • Second Unit Director of Photography: Steven Finestone
  • Makeup Department Head: Felicity Bowring
  • Property Master: Ian Roylance
  • Foley Artist: Dan O’Connell
  • Set Costumer: Kate Czark
  • Title Designer: Aaron Becker
  • Additional Sound Re-Recording Mixer: Matthew Iadarola
  • Supervising Music Editor: Joe Lisanti
  • Stunts: Matt Berberi
  • Dialogue Editor: Michael Hertlein
  • Foley Artist: John T. Cucci
  • Foley Mixer: Arno Stephanian
  • Supervising Sound Editor: Alan Robert Murray
  • Sound Re-Recording Mixer: Tom Ozanich
  • Sound Effects Editor: Michael W. Mitchell
  • Executive Producer: Andria Spring
  • Foley Supervisor: Willard Overstreet
  • Executive Producer: Jason Cloth
  • Art Department Coordinator: Theresa Greene
  • “A” Camera Operator: Colin Hudson
  • Script Supervisor: Sharron Reynolds-Enriquez
  • Hairstylist: Audrey Futterman-Stern
  • Foley Artist: Sanaa Kelley
  • ADR Supervisor: Kira Roessler
  • Assistant Costume Designer: Maria Bentfield
  • Costumer: Jennifer Gingery
  • Construction Coordinator: Ronald O. Jaynes
  • Foley Artist: Matt Salib
  • Stunts: Pedro Barquin
  • Unit Publicist: Gregg Brilliant
  • Visual Effects Supervisor: Jason Chen
  • Foley Editor: Kevin Murray
  • Music Editor: Kyle Clausen
  • Special Effects Makeup Artist: Jon Shroyer
  • “B” Camera Operator: Alex Kornreich
  • Key Makeup Artist: Bonnie Masoner
  • Stunts: Mark Rayner
  • Stunt Double: Kara Petersen
  • Aerial Director of Photography: Craig O’Brien
  • Orchestrator: Robert Elhai
  • Stunts: Hannah Betts
  • Title Designer: Alphonse Swinehart
  • Aerial Director of Photography: Ryan Hosking
  • Special Effects Coordinator: Daniel Holt
  • Casting Associate: Marie A. Kohl
  • Stunts: Robert Nagle
  • Stunts: Jimmy Hart
  • Orchestrator: Brad Warnaar
  • Key Costumer: Fran Vega-Buck
  • Visual Effects Supervisor: Brendan Taylor
  • Co-Executive Producer: Brenda Gilbert
  • Executive Producer: Steven Thibault
  • Chief Lighting Technician: Corrin Hodgson
  • Best Boy Electric: Anderson Lau
  • Transportation Coordinator: John Proctor
  • Stunts: Eric Linden
  • Stunts: Richard Burden
  • Best Boy Electric: Neil Solberg
  • ADR Mixer: Jason Oliver
  • Stunt Double: Renae Moneymaker
  • Set Designer: Taura C.C. Rivera
  • Casting Associate: Erica Berger
  • Stunts: Mark Chadwick
  • Boom Operator: David Sickles
  • Set Costumer: Melanie Hocking
  • Assistant Property Master: Alanna Roylance
  • Production Supervisor: Anita Sum
  • Dolly Grip: Ian Hanna
  • ADR Mixer: Eric Gotthelf
  • Hair Department Head: Tim Muir
  • Stunts: David Pinter
  • ADR Mixer: Thomas J. O’Connell
  • Art Direction: Sandra Doyle Carmola
  • Executive Producer: Richard McConnell
  • Production Secretary: Mischa Marie Therese DeWalt
  • Extras Casting: Elizabeth Gabel
  • Stunts: Jessie Springer
  • Key Grip: Dwight Dollins
  • Visual Effects: Azra Alkan
  • Sound Effects Editor: Christian Wenger
  • Second Assistant Director: Peter McGrew
  • Production Accountant: Lucy Kim Robertson
  • First Assistant Editor: Martin Zaharinov
  • Visual Effects Producer: Beverly Abbott
  • Key Hair Stylist: Nichole Miller
  • First Assistant Director: Jason Altieri
  • Book: Michael Koryta
  • Graphic Designer: Alan Chao
  • Casting Assistant: Sofia Embid
  • Stunts: Leah Hopkins
  • Executive Producer: Ashley Levinson
  • Visual Effects Producer: Nairye Apelian
  • Visual Effects Supervisor: Thomas Montminy Brodeur
  • Stunts: Ryan Staats
  • Set Decoration Buyer: Peter Tosti Stephenson
  • Set Decorating Coordinator: Sarah Iha
  • Co-Executive Producer: Adam Davids
  • Stunts: Jason Tubbs
  • Set Designer: Emma Sparer
  • Boom Operator: Rob Hidalgo
  • Stunts: Michael McGuire
  • Stunts: Brandon Cornell
  • Executive Producer: Celia Khong
  • Executive Producer: Daria Cercek
  • Foley Mixer: Tavish Grade
  • Executive Producer: Michael Friedman
  • Associate Producer: Grace Morton
  • Stunts: Chris Barrett
  • Stunts: Megan Wilson
  • Stunts: Brandon Muirbrook
  • Stunts: Clint Roberts
  • Stunts: Todd Shoebotham
  • Stunts: Mike Swanson
  • Stunts: TIm Taylor
  • Still Photographer: Emerson Miller
  • Storyboard Artist: Cameron K. Lewis
  • Additional Hairstylist: Emerald Ortega
  • Second Assistant Director: Ava Amundsen
  • Casting Assistant: Alyson Shaner
  • Dolly Grip: Dustin Guillen
  • Transportation Captain: Gavin Lebow
  • Transportation Captain: Jeff Mann
  • First Assistant Editor: Brooke Rupe
  • Visual Effects Coordinator: Melanie McDaniel
  • Visual Effects Coordinator: James S. Osborne

Movie Reviews:

  • JPV852: Serviceable suspense-thriller has Angelina Jolie in her element. Has a little Cliffhanger vibe in terms of the main character and their past tragedies but still works for the most part. Nothing fantastic and not up to the standards from Taylor Sheridan yet still worth a watch. **3.0/5**
  • SpotaMovie.com: “Those who wish me dead” provides a great dose of adrenaline. Interesting character’s evolutions which deserve to be watched.Connor, a teenager who witnessed a terrible execution with his own eyes, needs to hide himself from those murders, because he is carrying with him secrets which must not be revealed. Will our Connor survive all of this? I’m going to offer you some helpful tips to enjoy the most of the movie in my YouTube presentation: https://youtu.be/s8db4Pmly_Q
  • RADIO1’S MR. MOVIE!-MAD AMI 🌠: **AMAZING Performances & Visuals , But An Anticlimactic , Even -_ABRUPT_- Finalé . . . . . . I’m Afraid This Was Just ANOTHER Tragic Victim Of The PANDEMIC 😔 .**

    A “Good, Old Fashioned” **-{ _B I G_ }-** Screen Mini Review .

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    Hannah : ” I should have gone to them, and instead I was a ( expletive ) Coward ” .

    Ryan : ” Then you’d be dead too ” .

    Hannah : ” …..That’s Our **-{ JOB }-** ” .

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    Let me start with the -{ Unbelievably }- natural 12 year old ( when the movie was filmed ) child-actor, native Australian Finn Little ( ‘Connor Casserly’ ). I have to say that I was just -{ Blown Away }- with the Depth, & the Range of his performance ; charged with a role that was ( literally ) about 25 Times more demanding in terms of its Dramatic & -{ Emotional }- ‘heavy-lifting’ needs ; than what we are used to seeing the average 12 year old Hollywood thespian tasked with ( in terms of their on-screen assignments ), these days. Bravo 👏❗. The Ever-stunning Angelina Jolie ( ‘Hannah Faber’ ) , for her part, has -{ most definitely }- ” Still Got It ” , ( i.e that uniquely quintessential ” Supreme Cinematic Fire-power ” of hers ) , make – no – mistake . And last but { by -No- means } least, let me just give a quick, yet Massive shout out to the ‘second big surprise’ of the night, namely ( -relative- ) newcomer Medina Senghore, who does a -{ Stupendous }- job as ‘Allison Sawyer’, the embattled Deputy Sheriff’s very doting, and -{ Equally }- embattled ‘six months pregnant’ wife .

    The overall cinematography , the truly -Sprawling- vistas , and the visual & special effects -{ Both }- in terms of all the thoroughly gripping action-sequences, -{ As Well }- as in terms of the “phenomenally” -real’ seeming, & quite frankly, “Terrifying” looking forest-fire scenes . . . . . Were just, well . . . . . ‘Hands-Down-Fantastic’. The major problem for ( -Me- ) was : ” What I’ve now come to ‘affectionately’ label as ” The War Of The Worlds ( Tom Cruise, 2005 ) Syndrome 🤷‍♂️ ” . Or in other words, & very simply put : ” When you -{ Really, Really }- start to get into the picture, and in a -Big- way, no less ; it pretty darn -Suddenly- grinds to a screeching halt, leaving you -Not Only- with the palpable sense of a sort of ‘Anticlimax-malaise’, but -Also- a few rather Pertinent… ‘Outright’ …Unanswered-questions, relating to the film’s -{ Genuinely Thrilling }- & ‘Mildly-plausible’, premise. And finally, & unmissably of course, there’s the ‘Profound’ level of, er… profanity 💥 💣 . Yes , I -get- that the film’s rated 15 on this very homepage ; in fact that’s ( just about ) the -Only- reason I’m -Not- griping about it in my review-Title. But the fact of the matter remains : The somewhat excessive seeming level of -‘Hard’- swearing in the movie , coupled with the few brief but nonetheless significant instances of profane ( -Subject Matter- )… in a picture with a, let’s not forget, -{ 12 year old }- in the **” TITLE ROLE “** …was simply -{ Not }- indespensable to the story , -{ Period }- .

    Summary : Had me on that ever proverbial ‘Edge’ { of-my-seat } for the -majority- of its 100 minute run-time. So this movie, with its “sensorily-Explosive” forest-fire backdrop… { No spoilers here, that’s ( -very- ) much in the trailer } …gets a -{ Fairly }- ” warm 😉 ” , and indeed , -unflinching- **” PANDEMIC-CONSIDERATE “** 6.50 out of 10.00 from me .

  • MSB: Despite absolutely loving Taylor Sheridan’s last attempt at directing (Wind River), this action-thriller lacks that incredibly captivating element of his previous screenplays (Hell or High Water, Sicario). Boasting remarkable performances from Angelina Jolie (The One and Only Ivan), Nicholas Hoult (True History of the Kelly Gang), and Aidan Gillen (Bohemian Rhapsody), the well-directed narrative misses the necessary creativity and energy to elevate the overall flick.

    A not-that-suspenseful story that contains too many ups and downs for a continuously engaging viewing.

    Rating: C

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