Film Roar 42 – F9: The Fast Saga & The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard

A superspy wrestler might have all his fancy gadgets and henchmen. But he ain't got a "family".....

Film Roar Fast 9

Hosted by Iain Boulton, the Bunkazilla Film Roar stomps through the latest and greatest movie releases with a dash of news and with a weekly guest film recommendation too! It’s the place for movie fans to roar!


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What happens in this episode?

Iain is joined by Hugh K. David from Reel History UK to take a look at two action-packed sequels. First up is The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard where Ryan Reynolds is trying to take a break from all that bodyguarding but Salma Hayek and Samuel L. Jackson have other ideas.

Then it’s all about fast cars, furious people and of course, family, with F9: The Fast Saga. The long-awaited ninth instalment in the Fast and Furious franchise (or 10th if you include Hobbs & Shaw). The latest outing seeing Vin Diesel and his family trying to save the world from rogue superspy extraordinaire John Cena.

What did the duo make of these bombastic films? Find out!

Chapter Points

  • 00:00 – Introductions
  • 02:00 – Hugh’s POV of returning to cinemas
  • 08:12 – The Hitman’s Wife’s Bodyguard Review
  • 34:00 – F9: The Fast Saga Review
  • 01:03:50 – Guest Reviewer Recommendation: Red Hill (2010)
  • 01:09:38 – Patron Shout outs and Wrap Up

Relating links to movies covered in the episode

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About Iain Boulton 132 Articles
Station and Website Manager of Bunkazilla UK. Interests: Movies, Anime, WWE, Video Games

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