Hanna | reviewed by: Gerry Carey | August 31, 2011
entertainment value
Hanna features great performances and tremendous action sequences. It starts fast and never stops. Action fans should immediately watch.
genre Action | Adventure | Drama | Thriller
synopsis Hanna is a teenage girl who has the strength, the stamina, and the smarts of a soldier. These come from being raised by her father, an ex-CIA man, in the wilds of Finland. Living a life unlike any other teenager, her upbringing and training have been one and the same, all geared to making her the perfect assassin. The turning point in her adolescence is a sharp one; sent into the world by her father on a mission, Hanna journeys stealthily across Europe while eluding agents dispatched after her by a ruthless intelligence operative with secrets of her own. As she nears her ultimate target, Hanna faces startling revelations about her existence and unexpected questions about her humanity.
lead actors Saoirse Ronan | Eric Bana | Cate Blanchett | Tom Hollander | Vicky Kreips | John MacMillan | Tim Beckmann | Paul Birchard | Christian Malcolm | Jamie Beamish | Jessica Barden | Aldo Maland | Olivia Williams | Jason Flemyng | Michelle Dockery | Sebastian Hülk | Joel Basman | Martin Wuttke
director Joe Wright