CURTAIN RAISER – Created by Ivan Goff & Ben Roberts as a television series in 1976, its film franchise began in 2000 as a continuation of the original television series! The film version-Charlie’s Angels (2000) had more of comic elements unlike the television series & which was showcased as an action comedy by director McG. The theme was about 3 women working in a private detective agency in Los Angeles whose unseen boss, Charlie would delegate challenging assignments, giving instructions orally! The film’s success pave way for Charlie’s Angels: Full throttle (2003) which was a sequel to 2000’s Charlie’s Angels & the 2nd installment in the Charlie’s Angels film series. Cameron Diaz, Drew Barrymore & Lucy Liu played the ‘Angels’ in both the movies.
SYNOPSIS – Now comes in the 3rd installment in the series as the next generation of fearless Charlie’s Angels – Kristen Stewart, Naomi Scott & Ella Balinska. The trio work for the mysterious Charles Townsend, whose security & investigative agency has expanded globally! With the world’s smartest, bravest & most highly trained women all over the globe, there are now teams of Angels taking on the toughest jobs everywhere!
Charlie’s Angels have always provided security & investigative skills to private clients. When a young systems engineer tries to act selfishly which would be bad to others as well as harmful as dangerous technology is used, these Angels are called into action, putting their lives on the line to protect people.
CREDITS – Screenplay & Directed by Elizabeth Banks who has also co-produced & acted in a crucial role as Susan Bosley. It is worth noting that Elizabeth debuted as a director through Pitch Perfect 2.
Cast-Jonathan Tucker, Chris Pang, Nat Faxon, Sam Claflin, Djimon Hounsou, Patrick Stewart etc. Music- Brian Tyler; Cinematography- Bill Pope; Edited by- Alan Baumgarten Costume Designer – Kym Barrett; Stunt Coordinator- Florian Hotz