Michael Brandt (screenplay) &
Derek Haas (screenplay) ...
27 June 2008 (
Based on Mark Millar's explosive graphic novel series and helmed by stunning visualist director Timur Bekmambetov - creator
of the most successful Russian film franchise in the history of the series Night Watch - Wanted tells the story of an apathetic nobody's unprecedented transformation into an enforcer of justice. In 2008, the world will be introduced to a hero to a new generation: Wesley Gibson.
25-year-old Wes (James McAvoy) was the most disadvantaged, cube-dwelling drone of the planet had ever known. His boss chewed him out hourly, his girlfriend routinely ignored him and his life plodded endless. All were resolved relaxed some of these would amount to nothing. There was little else to do Wes wile away, but the days and die in his slow, clock-punching rut.
Until he met a woman named Fox (Angelina Jolie).
After his estranged father murdered, the deadly Fox sexy Wes recruits in the Brotherhood, a secret society, the trains Wes avenge his father's death by unlocking its dormant powers. When she teaches him how to develop lightning-fast reflexes and agility phenomenal, Wes discovers this team thrives on an old, unbreakable code: implementation of the death orders of fate itself.
With wickedly brilliant tutors - including the brother of the enigmatic leader, Sloan (Morgan Freeman) - Wes grows by all the strength he always wanted.
But slowly he begins to realize there is more to his team more dangerous than you think. And as he fluctuates between newfound heroism and revenge, Wes come to learn what no one ever teach him: he alone of his fate.