Max Payne (film)

Max Payne is a 2008 American neonoir actionthriller film loosely based on the video game series of the same name developed by Remedy Entertainment and published by Rockstar Games. It was written by Beau Thorne and directed by John Moore. The film stars Mark Wahlberg in the title role as Max Payne, Mila Kunis as Mona Sax, Chris Ludacris Bridges as Jim Bravura, and Beau Bridges as BB Hensley. The film revolves around revenge, centering on a policemans journey through New York Citys criminal underworld, as he investigates the deaths of his wife and child.

Detective Max Payne Mark Wahlberg is a threeyear veteran in the Cold Case Unit of the New York City Police Department NYPD. He is consumed with investigating and finding the murderer of his wife Michelle and their infant child Rose. Maxs snitch, Trevor, supplies information that leads Max to three drug addicts in an empty train station. They attempt to rob Max in a bathroom instead, Max interrogates one of them about his familys murder, with no results. While one of the drug addicts runs away he is attacked by shadowy, winged mancreatures and is hit by a train. At Trevors apartment, Max meets Natasha Sax Olga Kurylenko, who gets into an argument with her sister, Mona Mila Kunis. When Natasha storms off, Max searches for her in the back where partiers are using the drug Valkyr. Max is silently confronted by Jack Lupino Amaury Nolasco, but Natasha takes Max back to the party. Max notices Natashas tattoos and wants information about them, so he invites her back to his apartment. However, when Natasha tries to seduce Max, she makes insensitive comments about his wife, and Max kicks her out. Natasha leaves through an alley, and is attacked by the winged shadow creatures.The next morning Natasha is found dead, and Maxs wallet is discovered at the crime scene. Max becomes the prime suspect in the case, with his old partner, Alex Balder Donal Logue, taking part in the investigation. Alex notices the tattoo on Natashas arm is similar to one found in the case file of Maxs wife. Alex tries to contact Max, but getting no response, he quickly leaves for Maxs apartment. When Max arrives home, he finds the door ajar and his place a mess. Alex lies dead inside, and as Max investigates, he is knocked unconscious from behind. ........

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