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The Bounty Hunter is a 2010 American action comedy film directed by Andy Tennant, starring Jennifer Aniston and Gerard Butler. The story centers on a bounty hunter (Butler) hired to retrieve his ex-wife (Aniston) who has skipped bail. The film was released in the United Kingdom and United States on March 19, 2010.
Milo Boyd (Gerard Butler) is a former NYPD detective who now works as a down-on-his-luck bail enforcement agent (bounty hunter). For instance, he accidentally causes a fire while apprehending his latest bounty through a Fourth of July parade, and is arrested as well.
Milo's ex-wife, Nicole Hurley (Jennifer Aniston), is an investigative reporter who has been arrested for assaulting a police officer (As she later clarifies, she grazed a patrol horse with her car in her rush to get to a press conference). When she receives a hot tip on a story she is working on — an apparent suicide may actually have been a murder -- she skips her bond hearing to meet with her informant,...