• Re: [NEWS] "Boss Level" trailer (sci-fi thriller)

    From shawn@nanoflower@notforgmail.com to rec.arts.movies.current-films,rec.arts.sf.movies on Sat Jan 23 00:30:46 2021
    From Newsgroup: rec.arts.movies.current-films

    On Tue, 19 Jan 2021 20:00:19 -0800, Dimensional Traveler
    <dtravel@sonic.net> wrote:

    On 1/19/2021 7:03 PM, Your Name wrote:

    Yawn! A repeating time loop movie ... been there, done that, got the
    sixty T-shirts.  :-\

    From ComingSoon.net ...

       Boss Level Trailer Starring Frank Grillo & Mel Gibson
       in the Sci-Fi Thriller
       The official Boss Level trailer has been released, starring
       Frank Grillo (The Grey, The Purge: Anarchy), Naomi Watts
       (The Impossible, 21 Grams), and Mel Gibson (Hacksaw Ridge,
       Braveheart) in the upcoming sci-fi thriller arriving on
       Hulu on Friday, March 5, 2021. You can check out the
       trailer now in the player below!

       Trailer:  (2mins 13secs)

       In Boss Level, trapped in a time loop that constantly
       repeats the day of his murder, former special forces agent
       Roy Pulver (Frank Grillo) uncovers clues about a secret
       government project that could unlock the mystery behind his
       untimely death. In a race against the clock, Pulver must
       hunt down Colonel Ventor (Mel Gibson), the powerful head of
       the government program, while outrunning skilled ruthless
       assassins determined to keep him from the truth in order to
       break out of the loop, save his ex-wife (Naomi Watts) and
       live once again for tomorrow.

       The film also stars Will Sasso (The Three Stooges), Ken
       Jeong (The Hangover), Annabelle Wallis (The Mummy), Michelle
       Yeoh (Star Trek: Discovery), Selina Lo, and Meadow Williams.

       Boss Level is written and directed by The A Team filmmaker
       Joe Carnahan, Chris Borey (Open Grave), and Eddie Borey (Open
       Grave, Deadly Beloved), and was produced by Grillo and
       Carnahan's WarParty Films, Randall Emmett and George Furla's
       Emmett/Furla Films, Ridley Scott's Scott Free Entertainment,
       and The Fyzz Facility Pictures.


    I like the one-liners.

    Yeah, it's a fun little movie that doesn't take itself too seriously.
    "I am Guan Yee (sp?) and Guan Yee has done this."
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