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The Bounty Hunter (2010)



Critic Consensus: Gerard Butler and Jennifer Aniston remain as attractive as ever, but The Bounty Hunter's formula script doesn't know what to do with them -- or the audience's attention.

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Hapless bounty hunter Milo Boyd (Gerard Butler) jumps for joy at the prospect of tracking down his bail-skipping ex-wife, Nicole Hurley (Jennifer Aniston), but gets a hard dose of reality when the job proves tougher than anticipated. Every time Milo gets close to resourceful reporter Nicole, she gives him the slip. A high-profile murder has been committed, and Nicole is determined to stay out of jail long enough to crack the case. And she must be getting close, because now someone is trying to take them both out. They may not have been able to make marriage work, but if Milo and Nicole can just stay alive long enough to solve the murder, they might discover they're not such a bad team after all. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi

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Jennifer Aniston
as Nicole Hurley
Gerard Butler
as Milo Boyd
Giovanni Perez
as Uncle Sam
Christine Baranski
as Kitty Hurley
Adam Rose
as Jimmy
Gio Perez
as Uncle Sam
Mark Budd
as Stickman
Mary Testa
as Maid at the Taj
Harry Zittel
as Pedicab Driver
Charles Techman
as Track Vet
Tracy Thorne
as Membership Director
Brooke Allison Stroebele
as Strip Club Waitress
Wally Dunn
as Depository Clerk
Mike Sheehan
as Desk Sergeant
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Critic Reviews for The Bounty Hunter

All Critics (150) | Top Critics (52)

Even considered as no more than an assembly-line Hollywood product, The Bounty Hunter falls well below factory standards.

March 29, 2010 | Full Review…

There's so little chemistry between the two, they might as well have cast Mick Fleetwood and Samantha Fox and had done with it.

March 24, 2010 | Rating: 2/4 | Full Review…

You know it's bad when a caper comedy makes you long for the Goldie Hawn-Chevy Chase showcases of yore...

March 24, 2010 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…
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There cannot be many of these back-of-the-envelope-cutesy ideas for rom-coms left.

March 22, 2010 | Rating: 1/5 | Full Review…

The romantic pairing of brawny Gerard Butler and wispy Jennifer Aniston is a sight for sore eyes but makes for sore brains long before the end of Andy Tennant's rom-com.

March 22, 2010 | Rating: 2/5

The Bounty Hunter marks a new low and a new genre: the bail-bondage rom-com.

March 19, 2010 | Rating: 2/5 | Full Review…
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Predictable, unfunny, terrible acting, there isn't a real reason to waste your time on this.

Sanjay Rema
Sanjay Rema

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The Bounty Hunter was a painful and boring experience that I hope I must never endure again. The story is so boring and stupid, it starts as a romance then aaction film then espionage, I hated every minute of it. The cast was bad all expcept for Gerard Butler and Jason Sudakis, and Gerard proves he can be a funny guy with this movie. The jokes were horribly written and I did not laugh ONCE, I didnt giggle, smile, cheer or ect, it was just plain unfunny. I hated this movie with a passion, and even a couple of good cast members can't save this crappy romantic comedy.

Jim Careter
Jim Careter

Super Reviewer


I wouldnt watch it again, but I like Butler and Aniston together for this romantic crime comdey, was really good!

Alexander Wilson
Alexander Wilson

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