An underrated Ryan Reynolds film has been dominating Netflix all week. 2012’s Protected Home has been on the High 10 hottest movies checklist on the streaming service for the previous few days. This Saturday, it’s sitting at 10th place, however earlier than that, it was hovering round just a few spots greater, even hitting fifth at one level.
I say it’s a Reynolds movie, however actually, Protected Home is a two-hander between the Deadpool star and Denzel Washington. The previous options as a rookie CIA agent who’s put in command of guarding a secure home in Cape City, South Africa, the place Washington’s veteran operative, who’s been accused of betraying the company, is being questioned. When the place is sieged and the opposite brokers are killed, although, Reynolds and Washington go on the run as they attempt to escape the mysterious group that’s after them.
Protected Home is the type of film the place you go in figuring out precisely what you’re going to get from it, and positive sufficient, it hits all of the tropes and cliches you’d anticipate it to. It’s too predictable to be an excellent flick, then, which explains its middling 53% score on Rotten Tomatoes. Nonetheless, Washington and Reynolds are on stable type, and that definitely makes up for the weaknesses of the script and the disappointing motion. And you’ll undoubtedly stick it on and have some enjoyable with it, in order that’s in all probability why it’s performing so properly on Netflix these days.
Inform us, although, have you ever already checked out Protected Home this week? And if that’s the case, did you take pleasure in it? Or had been its shortcomings too obtrusive so that you can overlook? As at all times, tell us down beneath.