Wanted 2008 - Trailer
Genres: Thriller, Action, Fantasy, Crime
Cast: Morgan Freeman, Thomas Kretschmann, James McAvoy, Terence Stamp, Chris Pratt, Brian Caspe, Konstantin Khabenskiy, Angelina Jolie, Joseph Mazurk, Larry Nazimek, Common, Giota Trakas, Amit Shah, Dato Bakhtadze, Bernadett Belinda York, Marc Warren, Lorna Scott, Mark O'Neal, Scarlett Sperduto, George Zerante, Joshua Zumhagen, Sharlene Grover, James Bannon, Mike Whyte, Sophiya Haque, Bridget McManus, Kristen Hager, Bob Ari, Brad Calcaterra, David O'Hara
Director(s): Timur Bekmambetov
Trailer: Wanted (2008)
A frustrated office worker learns that he is the son of a professional assassin and that he shares his father"s superhuman killing abilities.
Based upon Mark Millar's explosive graphic novel series and helmed by stunning visualist director Timur Bekmambetov--creator of the most successful Russian film franchise in history, the Night Watch series--Wanted tells the tale of one apathetic nobody's transformation into an unparalleled enforcer of justice. In 2008, the world will be introduced to a hero for a new generation: Wesley Gibson.
25-year-old Wes (James McAvoy) was the most disaffected, cube-dwelling drone the planet had ever known. His boss chewed him out hourly, his girlfriend ignored him routinely and his life plodded on interminably. Everyone was certain this disengaged slacker would amount to nothing. There was little else for Wes to do but wile away the days and die in his slow, clock-punching rut.
Until he met a woman named Fox (Angelina Jolie).
After his estranged father is murdered, the deadly sexy Fox recruits Wes into the Fraternity, a secret society that trains Wes to avenge his dad's death by unlocking his dormant powers. As she teaches him how to develop lightning-quick reflexes and phenomenal agility, Wes discovers this team lives by an ancient, unbreakable code: carry out the death orders given by fate itself.
With wickedly brilliant tutors--including the Fraternity's enigmatic leader, Sloan (Morgan Freeman)--Wes grows to enjoy all the strength he ever wanted. But, slowly, he begins to realize there is more to his dangerous associates than meets the eye. And as he wavers between newfound heroism and vengeance, Wes will come to learn what no one could ever teach him: he alone controls his destiny. via Nick Leach
Synopsis:A young man finds out his long lost father is an assassin. When his father is murdered, the son is recruited into his father's old organization and trained by a man named Sloan to follow in his dad's footsteps.