Bloodshot is the latest revengeful Hollywood film directed by David S.F. Wilson and written by Jeff Wadlow, Eric Heisserer, and Bob Layton, adapting a 1992 Valiant Comic on the same name by Kevin VanHook, Don Perlin, and Bob Layton. Neal H. Moritz, Toby Jaffe, Dinesh Shamdasani, and Vin Diesel served as the producers alongside various production companies- Columbia Pictures, Bona Film Group, Cross Creek Pictures, Annabell Pictures, The Hideaway Entertainment, Original Film, One Race Films, and Valiant Entertainment distributed by Sony Pictures Releasing.
Bloodshot premiered on 13 March 2020 in the USA. Due to the pandemic, the result wasn’t satisfying. So, they launched a VOD just after two weeks of the initial release on public demand.
The main characters of the film include-
- Vin Diesel plays the main lead as Ray Garrison, a soldier, and Bloodshot, a superhero.
- Toby Kebbell plays Martin Axe, the antagonist of the film.
- Talulah Riley plays Gina Garrison, Ray‘s wife.
- Eiza Gonzalez plays KT, a former navy officer.
The plot revolves around the protagonist Ray Garrison who ultimately transforms into a superhero. Ray Garrison is a soldier who is working on a secret mission. One fine day, the soldier and his wife Gina, go on a holiday at the Italian beachside town to have some good time apart from their daily routine. The couple gets trapped and brutally killed as the soldier didn’t let the details of his secret mission. Fortunately, he gets rescued by a Rising Spirit Tech Company specializing in Cybernetic improvements. On inducing artificial intelligence, he slowly recovers, his injuries fade, and come up with a superhero’s potential stronger than ever before and was named
Well, though the revengeful was interesting, it didn’t work at the box office due to the pandemic. Bloodshot was filmed with a $45 million budget but attained only $37.3 million, which led to the disaster. However, they announced that Bloodshot would be a franchise, and we are sure that it bounces back with the second installment very soon. You can stream the movie right away on Amazon Prime Video.
Watch the official trailer below-