If you need an action-packed thriller starring Jason Momoa, you have come to the right place. Braven aired on Netflix on 17th December 2020. This movie showcases a strong father-son bond and their desperate struggles against a gang of drug traffickers.
The actor isn’t new to the streaming platform. He has been a part of the action fiction, Frontier. The series was released in 2016 and chronicles the North American fur trade in the 1700s. If you loved him in the series, have a look at his other release.
A Short Peek into the story of ‘Braven’
A quiet weekend getaway to their quaint weekend cabin takes a turn for the worse for Joe Braven and his father. Joe is a logging company owner who lives with his kin in Canada. His father suffers from dementia following a workplace incident. His condition keeps worsening; as a result, Joe wants to spend time with his father in their secluded cabin. Little do they know, they are not alone.
A few nights ago, a local drug runner stashes an enormous pile of heroin in Joe’s cabin. During their visit, the drug traffickers venture into the cabin to claim the pile of drugs. Joe fears for his family’s lives as he fends off the drug gang. An intense battle takes shape, as it is a desperate bid to stay alive for Joe’s family.
Netflix ‘Braven’ cast
We have got a pretty powerful cast in this movie and will prove to be an entertaining watch. As the main lead, we have Jason Momoa playing Joe Braven and Stephen Lang as the father, Linden Braven. Apart from them, we have Jill Wagner, Garret Dillahunt, Zahn McClarnon, Brendan Fletcher, Sasha Rossof, and Teach Grant.
Since its release, Braven has received some great reviews from renowned critics.
Lisa Cam from Time Out wrote, “If you’ve had a hard day and want to watch something to restore your sense of justice in this world, then Braven has all the boxes well and truly ticked.”
Joe Leydon from The Variety wrote, ” To put it simply and gratefully: Braven is the sort of unpretentious yet thoroughly professional popcorn entertainment that brings out the best in everybody involved.”
If you are looking for an action thriller filled with righteousness and a sense of justice, Braven is right up your alley.