• First Kill (2017)

First Kill

Release Date: July 21st, 2017

DVD Release Date: September 5th, 2017

R |1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary

Trying to reconnect with his son Danny, big shot Wall Street broker Will takes his family on a hunting trip to the cabin where he grew up. The trip takes a deadly turn when they go hunting and stumble upon several robbers and witness the murder of one of the criminals. After becoming entangled in a bank heist gone bad, which results in the kidnapping of Danny, Will is forced to help the kidnappers evade the police chief and recover the stolen loot in exchange for his son's life.

Cast: Hayden Christensen, Bruce Willis, Gethin Anthony, Megan Leonard, Tyler Jon Olson, Shea Buckner, Ty Shelton, William DeMeo

Director: Steven C. Miller

Genres: Crime drama , Thriller , Action

Production Co: Brookstreet Pictures, Highland Film Group

Keywords: Car, Son, 2010s, Spirited, Temptation, House, Pursuit, Rescue, Suspenseful

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Richard RoeperChicago Sun-Times

    The blood-soaked potboiler First Kill is Generous Pour through and through, from Bruce Willis playing a cop for the umpteenth time in his career to the old switcheroo we can see coming a mile away to the pounding and overwrought score to some genuinely effective detours and subplots. show more

  • 38
    Keith WatsonSlant Magazine

    Lacking any vibrancy, wit, or formal rigor, First Kill is not only as bland and leaden as its über-generic title suggests, it's downright sloppy to boot. show more

  • 30
    Frank ScheckThe Hollywood Reporter

    It’s all pretty tedious, with Miller failing to infuse the proceedings with the stylistic flair necessary to compensate for the cliché-ridden plotline, whose twists can be seen a mile away. show more

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