Wanted

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Plot – Wes is a 25-year-old a slacker who hates his life. In fact,his boss bothers him and his girlfriend has sex with everyone except him,so he ingests constantly pills against panic attacks. When a young woman puts a gun against him,his life changes. His father was a member of the ‘Brotherhood’,an old league of killers with impressive physical abilities. Wes’s fate is to follow his father’s footsteps.

Movie Info

Title Wanted

Year 2008

Director Timur Bekmambetov

GenreCrime, Thriller, Action

Top 21 Quotes of “Wanted” Movie

“- Wesley: Have you ever thought about doing things differently?
– Fox: How do you mean?
– Wesley: I don’t know. Being somebody else? Someone… normal?”

James McAvoy – Wesley
Angelina Jolie – Fox

“My job title is ‘account manager’. I used to be called an account service representative, but a consultant told us we have to manage our clients, and to not service them. I have a girlfriend who I neither manage or service.”

James McAvoy – Wesley

“This is me taking control from Sloan, from the fraternity, from Janice from billing reports, from ergonomic keyboards, from cheating girlfriends and sack a shit best friends. This is me taking back control of my life.”

James McAvoy – Wesley

“Killing someone we know nothing about. I don’t know if I can do that.” James McAvoy – Wesley

“Finally, I have a chance to step into my father’s shoes. Grow a pair. Live the life I was born to live.”

James McAvoy – Wesley

“It’s a name, it’s a target. I don’t want this person dead, fate does!”

James McAvoy – Wesley

Sometimes I wonder if he ever looked into my baby blue eyes and asked himself “Did I just father the most insignificant asshole of the twenty-first century?”. James McAvoy – Wesley

“Within the fabric of this world, every life hangs by a thread.”

Morgan Freeman – Sloan

“The only thing I do care about is the fact that I can’t care about anything.”

James McAvoy – Wesley

“Insanity is being shit on, beat down, coasting through life in a miserable existence when you have a caged lion locked inside and a key to release it.”

Morgan Freeman – Sloan

“Six weeks ago I was ordinary and pathetic. Just like you. Who am I now? An account manager, an assassin, just another tool that was mind fucked into killing his father. I’m all of these, and I’m none of these. Who am I now? This is not me fulfilling my destiny. This is not me falling in my father’s footsteps. This is definitely not me saving the…” James McAvoy – Wesley

“Insanity is wasting your life as a nothing when you have the blood of a killer flowing in your veins.”

Morgan Freeman – Sloan

“You’re not an assassin of fate, Sloan. You’re just a thug who can bend bullets.”

James McAvoy – Wesley

“- Sloan: Still trying to figure out how you are?
– Wesley: This is not me. This is just a motherfucking decoy.”

Morgan Freeman – Sloan
James McAvoy – Wesley

“Do you know when you have a dream and you’re half-awake, but still in the fringe of your brain, and when you open your eyes you’re so damn glad it was a dream?”

James McAvoy – Wesley

“Our purpose is to maintain stability in an unstable world – kill one, save a thousand.”

Morgan Freeman – Sloan

“Junior high must’ve been kind of tough, but it doesn’t give you the right to treat your workers like horseshit, Janice.”

James McAvoy – Wesley

“It’s a choice, Wesley, that each of us must face: to remain ordinary, pathetic, beat-down, coasting through a miserable existence, like sheep herded by fate – or you can take control of your own destiny and release the caged wolf you have inside.”

Morgan Freeman – Sloan

“You know there are people, beautiful people, you just wish they could see you in a different setting, a different place. Instead of where you are, what you’ve become. But most of all, you wish you weren’t such a pussy, for wishing for things that’ll never change.”

James McAvoy – Wesley

“- Cross: Wesley, listen to me…
– Wesley: Shut the fuck up. You don’t get to talk to me. You don’t get to talk to me!
– Cross: Everything they told you… was a lie. You’re my son.”

Thomas Kretschmann – Cross
James McAvoy – Wesley

“It’s my anorexic boss’ birthday. This means there’s a certain amount of inter-office pressure to stand around the conference table, eating crappy food and pretending to worship her.”

James McAvoy – Wesley