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Fulltime Killer (2001)

Chuen jik sat sau (original title)
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Two very different hitmen find themselves to be in each other's way. They use all their skill to solve the problem.

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(novel) (as Edmond Pang), (screenplay) (as Wai Ka Fai) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

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Lok Tok-Wah
Takashi Sorimachi ...
O
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Albert Lee
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Chin
Cherrie Ying ...
Gigi
Suet Lam ...
Fat Ice (as Lam Suet)
Teddy Lin ...
C7 (as Teddy Li)
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Storyline

For many years professional assassin O has resided in an isolated world of killing and loneliness, which only becomes worse after the death of his love, Nancy. But his life begins to change once he meets the innocent Chin. Chin, hired to clean O's apartment. However, soon the flamboyent and reckless Tok enters Chin's life with a mission--to unveil O's identity and usurp his place as the number one sharp-shooting assassin in the game. Written by Sujit R. Varma

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for pervasive strong violence, some language and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

3 August 2001 (Hong Kong)  »

Also Known As:

Fulltime Killer  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$3,676 (USA) (21 March 2003)

Gross:

$14,992 (USA) (4 April 2003)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

During the movie theater sequence, the trailer for The Mission (1999) can be seen playing, which is another film made by Johnnie To. See more »

Goofs

When the Interpol agents are reading about Tok's collapse during a shooting competition, the word "collapses" is misspelled "collopses" in the book they are reading. See more »

Quotes

Tok: There's a French movie. Alain Delon. I can't remember the name but there's a scene just like this. Go and get a copy!
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Connections

References Desperado (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

Where My Heart Belongs
Performed and Lyrics by Alla Kadysh
Music by Guy Zerafa and Alex Khaskin
Published by Zerafa Music Inc., Salieri Music Publishing Inc. and Dummy Babe Music
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Great action, semi-great story
3 July 2003 | by (Florida) – See all my reviews

This movie's action sequences blew me away, with how it was shot and the camera angles, i also like the way the dramatic music was used in order to express the emotions of the characters during the action scenes. As for the story, its not really that unique, it somehow reminded me of the movie, "Assasins" w/ Sylvester Stallone and Antonio Banderas. But its still a great action movie overall, it felt like a refreshment after seeing all the horrible action movies that they show here in the U.S. I definitely recommend this film for anyone who likes a lot of Shoot-em up ation, but only if you have already seen A Better Tomorrow, The Killer, or maybe even Hard Boiled, if that is not the case then I suggest you watch those first until you get sick of it.


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