“Are you going to kill me?” “Yes.” “How do you do it? I mean it’s like your job, right?” “I do what I have to do.” In ‘The Hunter’s Prayer’ an assassin is sent to kill a young woman but finds himself unable to pull the trigger. The action-thriller focuses on Lucas, (Sam Worthington), a solitary assassin, hired to kill a young woman, Ella, (Odeya Rush). When he can’t bring himself to pull the trigger the plan falls apart, setting in motion a twisted game of cat and mouse.
“There are people out there hunting you.” “Your father betrayed me you have to be punished. One way or another this girl will die.” Fight to Survive Hunt to Kill. Now both are marked for death and forced to form an uneasy alliance. Relentlessly pursued across Europe, their only hope for survival is to expose those responsible for brutally murdering her family and bring them to justice.
Worthington portrays a solitary assassin, hired to kill a young woman (played by Rush), who is unaware that her family’s questionable business dealings have cost them their lives. But when he can’t bring himself to pull the trigger, the two form a bond and escape across Europe together, hunted by those responsible for her family’s murder.
Directed by Jonathan Mostow, John Brancato and Michael Ferris adapted the screenplay to ‘The Hunter’s Prayer’ from Kevin Wignall’s novel For The Dogs. Starring Sam Worthington and newcomer Odeya Rush the action-packed thriller was released in theaters June 9, 2017.
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