The first look poster and trailer for the film are out. Angelina Jolie plays the role of Hannah, a smoke jumper still reeling from the loss of three lives she failed to save from a fire, as fate would have it, she come across a distressed 12-year-old boy with nowhere else to turn.
The film is directed by Oscar nominee Taylor Sheridan, also starring Finn Little, Nicholas Hoult, Finn Little, Aiden Gillen, Medina Senghore, Tyler Perry, Jake Weber, and Jon Bernthal.
A female-driven neo-western set against a wildfire in the Montana wilderness the film centers around a young teenage boy who witnesses the murder of his father near a large national forest.
Pursued by assassin’s intent on silencing him, he soon meets a veteran fire warden and wilderness survival expert who offers him shelter in her lookout tower. When the assassins set fire to the forest in order to cover their tracks, the pair must both survive a deadly blaze that threatens to consume them and outwit the killers on their trail.
Those Who Wish Me Dead will be available in theaters and on HBO Max on May 14, in the US only.