Chris Hemsworth’s Extraction is declared as a huge hit globally. Also, it is recognized as the biggest film premiere until now. So then, it will be no surprise it the sequel releases soon.
The Extraction is an American origin Netflix film. It is an action-oriented thriller film based on a novel named Ciudad. The film was directed by Sam Hargrave. And was written by Joe Russo. The film Extraction has Chris Hemsworth in the main role. And was released on April 24, 2020, on the streaming platform Netflix.
The story of the film revolves around a soldier, who is sent on a mission to rescue a boy. The boy is the son of an Indian drug lord. And is kept somewhere in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
The climax of the film is intentionally made ambiguous. Thereby with Tyler Rake’s fate, making the audience wonder if he survives? However, it has indicated the creation of a sequel. Will Netflix renew the film?
Will the film return?
After the premiered of the film, Extraction: 2 development was confirmed. Besides, Official statements were made about the development of the film. Firstly, the writer of the film Joe Russo was revealed to be returning the script of the movie. However, no announcements were made about Chris Hemsworth’s return. In addition, Russo said: “No commitment is being made about the story moving forward, or backward. Besides, could move in any direction. However, the loose end is left with a question for the audience.”
Expected release date of Extraction: 2
Even if a sequel is being developed, it will take a few years for the film to release! It is an action film and requires huge pre-production work. To begin with, difficult stunts require good practices and many rehearse. For most of the post-production, higher VFX work is needed.
Besides, if Chris Hemsworth returns to this franchise. Firstly, he has to complete his two pending films, namely Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3 & Thor: Love and Thunder.
According to sources, at the very earliest, Extraction: 2 will not return on Netflix before 2023.
An expected storyline of the sequel of Extraction
Warning: SPOILERS alert for “Extraction”.
In the final battle of Extraction, to ensure the safety of the boy’s life. Tyler intends to sacrifice his life to save Ovi. After getting wounded by the bullets, Tyler slips down the bridge and falls into the water. And disappears. Later, in the closing shot of the film, out of focus object is seen swimming. Firstly, Tyler was expected to die, but to make the ending a bit ambiguous, it was changed.
The sequel is expected to move on with Tyler Rake, been sent on a new mission. The new mission could be to save or to kill someone. With such a role, the film could lead in any direction. The Extraction could be a base for the sequel, in which Tyler is could be set for Ciudad del Este, Paraguay. The initial graphic story never took place here.
Besides, the sequel could also lead with a time jump, and connecting adult Ovi. In the film Extraction, kid Ovi uses the gun the first time and killed a man. Being the son of a drug lord, this could be the beginning of Ovi’s life in the underworld.
However, anything can once the movie releases.