Watch Hanna (2011) Movie
Hanna is a 2011 British-German action thriller film that contains prominent fairy tale elements, directed by Joe Wright. The film stars Saoirse Ronan as the title character, with Eric Bana and Cate Blanchett. The film was released in North America on April 8, 2011 and in Europe on May 5, 2011.
Hanna Heller (Saoirse Ronan) is a 16-year-old girl who lives with her father, Erik Heller (Eric Bana) in the wilderness of northern Finland. The movie opens with her hunting and killing a reindeer, first by shooting it with an arrow that just misses its heart, and then killing it with a handgun.
Hanna received mostly positive reviews; it holds a 71% favorable rating on Rotten Tomatoes based on 203 reviews with the consensus stating “Fantastic acting and crisply choreographed action sequences propel this unique, cool take on the revenge thriller.” Justin Chang of Variety states that “Joe Wright’s ‘Hanna’ is an exuberantly crafted chase thriller that pulses with energy from its adrenaline-pumping first minutes to its muted bang of a finish.” Roger Ebert gave the film three and a half stars out of four, commenting “Wright combines his two genres into a stylish exercise that perversely includes some sentiment and insight”