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The Foreigner (2003)

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This story is about a freelance agent who is the courier of a package from France to Germany. He soon finds that many people want to get their hands on it.

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Storyline

Jonathon Cold is a freelance agent hired by a mysterious man to deliver a package from France to Germany. The contents of the package remain undisclosed, even between employer and employee, but whatever it contains seems to be attracting a swarm of political corruption, backstabbing bad guys and murder. However, Cold knows he must stay one step ahead of the evil powers at work, whoever they are, no matter what the cost, as it increasingly becomes a game of step on or be stepped on. Written by davidgraham83@hotmail.com

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If they think they can stop him, they're dead wrong.

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

20 June 2003 (South Korea)  »

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$16,700,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

In one of the last scenes when Meredith is attacked by the Danes you can clearly hear one of them say: "Bind kællingen!" Which is actually Danish and means "Tie the bitch up!" See more »

Goofs

The type of license plate (B-12345) Mrs. Van Aken's car has is reserved for administrative (like police/fire department or ambulance) and government vehicles. Normal plates look like B-AB 1234. See more »

Quotes

Mimms: [to Cold] The ball is in your court for the next two minutes. You fuck up...
Mimms: ...at least I get to kill a legend.
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OK.....what happened here?
13 May 2005 | by (Bergen, Norway) – See all my reviews

When you watch a Seagal movie, you expect good action. You expect fighting, not just a lot of shooting like in this flick. And: you expect a rather simple story. OK, I can live with a more complex story even though it's a Seagal movie. But this one, this is, I don't know what to say. It's very, very confusing indeed. At the end of the movie, I had major problems figuring out what had happened. And I know I'm not the only one. The story lacks so much information and is so full of plot holes that it's nearly impossible to keep track of what's happening in the movie. There are many people in the movie, people change sides all the time, and it switches locations too often. Terrible. I just don't understand why it looks like Seagal is making a sort of sequel to this one.


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