Archived from on April 27, 2016. Â A first-person action film from the eyes of Henry, who's resurrected from death with no memory. Everyone except for a mysterious British fellow called Jimmy. You're likely going to need it. If you can survive the insanity, and solve the mystery, you might just discover your purpose and the truth behind your identity. This movieÂ is one of the most original wild-rides to hit the big screen in a long time: You remember nothing. Outside, Henry encounters another Jimmy—now a marijuana-obsessed hippie-biker—who transports him to Akan's convoy.
Storyline: Hardcore Henry is an action film told from a first person perspective: You remember nothing. He jumps onto Estelle's helicopter, presenting her Akan's head. Henry fights his way through, but encounters Akan, who taunts him with Estelle's kidnapping, revealing she is being transported by an armored convoy. Here, the real Jimmy—a quadriplegic scientist—reveals his motive for helping Henry: revenge against Akan, who crippled him after his own cyborg super-soldiers failed. He is joined by Jimmy—not dead, now an alcoholic, odorous bum—who informs him that one of Akan's associates, Slick Dimitry, has a cybernetic charging pump implanted, which Henry needs to recharge. Max Nicholson of rated the film 8. A scientist, Estelle, greets him and tells him his name is Henry, she is his wife, and that he has been revived from an accident that left him amnesiac and mute.
Five minutes later, you are being shot at, your wife has been kidnapped, and you should probably go get her back. After killing the tank crew, fending off a helicopter, and failing to ride a runaway horse, Henry finds another Jimmy—a gruff sniper in a —who leads him to an abandoned hotel, where Jimmy is headquartered in a hidden laboratory. . The movie was partially funded with. Dementiev suffered neck pain as well, in addition to losing a tooth after being accidentally struck by a stuntman.
After she replaces a missing arm and leg with cybernetic , led by the Akan raids the ship, claiming all of Estelle's research is Akan's corporate property. The role was given to Andrei Dementiev who also played Slick Dmitry. Youre also in an unfamiliar city of Moscow, and everyone wants you dead. You're also in an unfamiliar city of Moscow, and everyone wants you dead. He may be on your side, but you arent sure.
The two are attacked by a -wielding goon. In scenes where Danila Kozlovskiy and Sharlto Copley talked directly to Henry, Valyaev and Dementiev wore shades to prevent the actors from looking at them instead of the camera. Henry blacks out, but is energized by an emerging memory of his father encouraging him to fight back against the childhood bullies seen in the intro. If there's a need and a want for it. Henry fights his way to the highest floor, where he is greeted by Akan, revealing an army of cyborg super-soldiers being fed Henry's memories.
He must discover his identity and save his wife from a warlord with a plan to bio-engineer soldiers. His name's Akan; he's a powerful warlord with an army of mercenaries, and a plan for world domination. Shortly after, Estelle arrives as well. Henry removes the pump and receives a call from Jimmy, who directs Henry to a brothel. He reveals the other Jimmys are dormant clones that he can control, through which he lives a vice-filled life.
People are going to download or it. Mainly because youve just been brought back from the dead by your wife Haley Bennett. She tells you that your name is Henry. Youre likely going to need it. Estelle pleads with Henry to save her, but Henry slams the door, sending her falling to her death. Five minutes later, you are being shot at, your wife has been kidnapped, and you should probably go get her back. Archived from on February 1, 2016.
He may be on your side, but you aren't sure. His names Akan; hes a powerful warlord with an army of mercenaries, and a plan for world domination. One such soldier fights Henry, followed by the rest of the army, chasing Henry to the roof. Henry is rescued by a mysterious man, Jimmy, who informs him that his cybernetic implants are running out of power, which will kill him if he can't recharge. The film became one of the highest-profile at the festival, and led to a bidding war between , , and.
On July 26, 2016, Hardcore Henry was released on and. Before dying, Jimmy thanks Henry for being the closest thing to a friend he had, and removes a memory blocker, gradually restoring Henry's memories. Henry meets two more versions of Jimmy—a cocaine-addicted lothario and a shy, awkward geek—who replace his pump. Mainly because you've just been brought back from the dead by your wife Haley Bennett. Hardcore Henry is an action film told from a first person perspective: You remember nothing. Jimmy is incinerated, but Henry escapes, locating and chasing Dimitry throughout Moscow before capturing him; just as Dimitry promises him information, he is killed by a sniper. Estelle is abducted by the mercenaries, who try to kill Henry.
Mainly because you've just been brought back from the dead by your wife Haley Bennett. Both Sharlto and I would make a second one. A first-person action film from the eyes of Henry, who's resurrected from death with no memory. Estelle shoots him, but the bullet ricochets off his cybernetic hand and wounds her, leaving her hanging from the helicopter. These were also shot with a GoPro from the first-person perspective.