Extraction is a 2020 American action-thriller film directed by Sam Hargrave (in his feature debut) and written by Joe Russo, based on the graphic novel Ciudad by Ande Parks, Joe Russo, Anthony Russo, Fernando León González, and Eric Skillman. The film stars Chris Hemsworth, Rudhraksh Jaiswal, Randeep Hooda, Golshifteh Farahani, Pankaj Tripathi and David Harbour, and follows a black ops mercenary who must rescue an Indian drug lord’s kidnapped son in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The film was released on April 24, 2020, by Netflix. It received mixed reviews from critics, who praised the performances and action sequences, but criticized the plot and excessive violence. A sequel is in development.
- Chris Hemsworth as Tyler Rake, a former SASR operator turned black ops mercenary.
- Rudhraksh Jaiswal as Ovi Mahajan, the son of Indian crime lord Ovi Mahajan Sr.
- Randeep Hooda as Saju Rav, a former Para (Special Forces) operator and henchman of Ovi Mahajan Sr.
- Golshifteh Farahani as Nik Khan, a mercenary and partner of Tyler.
- Mohammad Tiregar as Alexander, Coach
- Pankaj Tripathi as Ovi Mahajan Sr., the incarcerated Indian crime lord, and father of Ovi.
- David Harbour as Gaspar, a former teammate of Tyler living in Dhaka.
- Priyanshu Painyuli as Amir Asif, a Bangladeshi crime lord who kidnaps Ovi.
- Sudipto Balav as Shadek, a henchman of Amir Asif
- Adam Bessa as Yaz Khan
- Tawhid Rike Zaman as Rake’s frined
- Shataf Figar as Bajlur Rashid, a colonel of a Bangladeshi elite force working for Amir
- Suraj Rikame as Farhad, a young boy turned henchman of Amir.
- Neha Mahajan as Neysa, Saju’s wife
- Sam Hargrave as Gaetan, a mercenary and partner of Tyler.
- Abhinav Srivastava as Sanjib, the rooftop boy
|Directed by||Sam Hargrave|
|Produced by||Joe Russo|
Anthony RussoMike LaroccaChris HemsworthEric GitterPeter Schwern
|Screenplay by||Joe Russo|
|Story by||Ande ParksJoe RussoAnthony Russo|
by Ande Parks
Fernando León González
|Starring||Chris HemsworthRudhraksh JaiswalRandeep HoodaGolshifteh FarahaniPankaj TripathiDavid Harbour|
|Music by||Henry JackmanAlex Belcher|
|Cinematography||Newton Thomas Sigel|
|Edited by||Peter B. EllisRuthie Aslan|
|AGBOThematic EntertainmentIndia Take One ProductionsT.G.I.M. Films|
|Release date||April 24, 2020|
|Running time||117 minutes|
A black-market mercenary who has nothing to lose is hired to rescue the kidnapped son of an imprisoned international crime lord. But in the murky underworld of weapons dealers and drug traffickers, an already deadly mission approaches the impossible.