The film's investors account allotment costs by advantageous Tom Cruise a lower beforehand fee and apathy to accommodate Cruise with a allotment of the acquirement until the financiers acquire aback their antecedent advance in the production. Knight and Day accustomed abrogating reviews from Variety, The Hollywood Reporter, Chicago Tribune, New York Post, and American blur analyzer and assistant Emanuel Levy. Overall, Knight and Day accustomed alloyed reviews; it garnered a "rotten" appraisement on Rotten Tomatoes based aloft aggregated reviews, and a appraisement of "mixed or boilerplate reviews" at Metacritic.
Knight and Day follows Roy Miller (Cruise) and June Havens (Diaz). Afterwards abolition into Miller alert on the way home from Wichita to aces up car parts, Havens is told she has been bumped to a afterwards flight. Meanwhile, Agent Fitzgerald (Saarsgard), assertive Havens is alive with Miller, puts her aback on the plane. Completely taken with Miller, Havens goes to the restroom; and the actual cartage all advance Miller. Afterwards a advanced moment breadth Havens kisses Miller, he calmly informs her that anybody on the even is dead, including the pilots. Assertive it a joke, Havens plays forth until Miler enters the cockpit and the bodies of the cartage activate to about-face about the plane. Abolition into a blah field, Miller delivers Havens home afterwards drugging her and answer that added agents will appointment and that, if they consistently echo that she is actuality taken about "safe and secure", they are planning to annihilate or apprehend her.
Waking up at home, Havens struggles through a day applicable a bridesmaids dress for her sister's wedding, and is abashed to apprentice her sister would like to advertise their father's GTO, which Havens had planned on finishing as a bells present. Havens is afresh best up by a accumulation of intelligence agents. Miller arrives and, through a continued gunfight on the highway, kills several agents and reclaims Havens.
Havens flees at the aboriginal befalling and contacts Rodney (Blucas), a firefighter and above boyfriend. Assertive Havens is alone fatigued and is arena out a fantasy, Rodney tries to abundance her until Miller arrives and kidnaps Havens, handcuffing her and cutting Rodney is a specific non-vital breadth and cogent him it'll accomplish him a hero and around agreement his advance to Lieutenant.
Miller explains that Havens is safer with him; and Havens agrees to hunt him as they go to aces up Simon Feck, a ability artist who created a abiding activity array alleged the Zephyr. Miller arrives at his safe abode breadth he larboard Feck, alone to acquisition him gone, and the two are ambushed by men acceptance to Antonio, a Spanish accoutrements dealer. Afterwards afresh drugging Havens, she drifts in and out of alertness amid their abduction and escape from Antonio's men, and Miller brings her to an island that is off the grid, which Miller uses as a safehouse. Accepting a alarm from her sister afterwards abrogation in frustration, Havens accidentally leads the CIA beeline to the hideaway. They try to annihilate Miller and Havens with a alien drone.
Again animadversion out Havens, Miller transports them to a alternation branch through the Alps, which Feck larboard as a bulletin in cipher for Miller. Havens, missing a bulletin from Miller, leaves to get banquet and encounters Danny (Rich Manley), a German assassin. Using tricks abstruse from Miller, Danny is agape from a window and dead by a train.
Miller, afterwards abrogation Havens and Feck in a auberge in Spain, active to a accommodated with a agent from Antonio and is followed by Havens, who is crestfallen to apprentice that Miller is allegedly planning on affairs the Zephyr to Antonio. Afterwards actuality best up by the CIA and affair the administrator of counter-intel, she uses a pen transmitter to acquaint them aback Miller allotment with the Zephyr, which is assuming signs of overheating. Afterwards arch the CIA agents on a chase, Miller is allegedly attempt and avalanche into a canal.
Returning home, Havens active to an abode she remembered from Miller's iPhone, breadth she finds Miller's parents. They accept their son, a above Army baker and Eagle Scout, is dead; but they are fabulously affluent from acceptable lotteries and sweepstakes they don't bethink entering. Abrogation a bulletin that she has the Zephyr, she is captured by Antonio's men and taken aback to Spain. She is benumbed with accuracy serum afore actuality rescued by Miller, who was tracking Fitzgerald, who was carrying Feck to Antonio.
Chasing Fitzgerald, Miller saves Feck from a ammo anguish afterwards handing over the Zephyr in a baby satchel. Feck comments that the array is unstable. The array explodes, killing Fitzgerald; and Miller collapses from a gunshot wound. Afterwards alive in the hospital, Miller receives an acknowledgment from the director, who tells him that Havens has alternate home and claims that Miller can't be distracted. Miller is afterwards accustomed medication by a nurse, who turns out to be Havens. Afterwards Havens break Miller out of the hospital, he wakes up in the rebuilt GTO that belonged to Havens's father. Afterwards Miller allurement what day it is, Havens kisses him and says it's someday. This is a advertence from the alpha of the cine that they both accept things they appetite to do someday, and Havens begins to drive appear Cape Horn.
* Tom Cruise as Roy Miller
* Cameron Diaz as June Havens
* Maggie Grace
* Peter Sarsgaard
* Marc Blucas
* Paul Dano
* Viola Davis
* Jordi Mollà