Based on Michael Koryta’s novel of the same name, the film stars Angelina Jolie as firefighter Hannah Faber and is set amidst a wildfire raging in the Montana wilderness. In the film, a teenager witnesses a murder and is pursued by two assassins, and Faber must protect him as a forest fire threatens to destroy them all.
The film is directed by Taylor Sheridan, who helmed “Wind River” starring Elizabeth Olsen and Jeremy Renner and “Hell or High Water,” which picked up an Oscar nomination for best original screenplay. Sheridan also wrote the screenplay for “Those Who Wish Me Dead” with Charles Leavitt and Koryta.
In addition to Jolie, “Those Who Wish Me Dead” stars Nicholas Hoult, Tyler Perry, Jon Bernthal, Aidan Gillen,