Atomic Blonde is a spy action thriller film directed by David Leitch and written by Kurt Johnstad.
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The film takes place in Berlin, 1989, on the eve of the collapse of the Berlin Wall and the shifting of superpower alliances. Lorraine Broughton (Charlize Theron), a top-level spy for MI6, is dispatched to Berlin to take down a ruthless espionage ring that has just killed an undercover agent for reasons unknown. She is ordered to cooperate with Berlin station chief David Percival (James McAvoy), and the two form an uneasy alliance, unleashing their full arsenal of skills in pursuing a threat that jeopardizes the West's entire intelligence operation.
The crown jewel of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton (Charlize Theron) is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission.
A blistering blend of sleek action, gritty sexuality and dazzling style, Atomic Blonde is directed by David Leitch (John Wick, Deadpool 2).
The film stars Charlize Theron (Lorraine Broughton), James McAvoy (David Percival), John Goodman (an American agent), Eddie Marsan (Spyglass), Sofia Boutella (a French operative in Berlin), Toby Jones (Gray), James Faulkner (C), Roland Møller, Til Schweiger.
The film is based on Antony Johnston's 2012 graphic novel The Coldest City, which revolves around a spy who has to find a list of double agents who are being smuggled into the West.
Principal photography on the film began on November 22, 2015 (1 year ago) in Budapest, and it would later move to Berlin.
The film "Atomic Blonde" was scheduled to be released by Focus Features on July 28, 2017 (3 weeks ago). The world premiere was scheduled by Southwest on March 12, 2017 (5 months ago).