Free Guy is an upcoming American science fiction action comedy directed by Shawn Levy. The film stars Ryan Reynolds, Jodie Corner, Lil Rel Howery, Utkarsh Ambudkar, Joe Keery, and Taika Waititi.
Free Guy is scheduled to launch on August 13, 2021, by 20th Century Studios. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, its release date had been pushed back three times from July 2020.
Free Guy Movie: Plot
In the open-world video game Free City, Guy is a non-player character. Guy has an occupation as a Bank Teller. Program developers Millie and Keys inserted into City by the publisher Antwan, Guy becomes aware of his situation of living in an open-world video game.
Guy decides to become the hero, creating a race against to save the open-world game before the developers can shut it down.
Cheerful ‘Free Guy‘ channels ‘Tron’ by way of ‘Ted Lasso’
Guy lives in a video game called Free City, a Grand Theft Auto-like experience, has a Best Friend in the Free City called Buddy. Guy also dreams to buy cool sneakers and live a crazy and cool life. When Guy meets a British biker girl, he tries to chat with her.
What he does not know is that the biker girl, is in fact, Millie, the programmer. Antwan has stolen her work and she needs it back. She tries to take Key’s help, but he is now working for Antwan. Who wants “Free City 2” and does not want anybody or anything getting in the way. Guy starts fighting for justice, he picks up sunglasses and gets to know about the powers of “Free City”.
As Reynolds is loved by everyone as Deadpool, he plays “Guy” like “Tron” and “Ted Lasso” mixed together. There are also romantic-comedy plots with Guy, Buddy also gives a nice texture as a Best Friend to the movie. Meanwhile, Waititi rules playing a greedy, obnoxious trying very much to act cool. We should also learn from the Free Guy’s mantra “Don’t just have a good day, have a GREAT day”