A fast rising hi tech executive must protect his career and family from the ruthless tactics of a homicidal corporate headhunter.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $1.99 on Amazon Video

3 nominations. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Deal (2005)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

A political thriller steeped in illegal oil trading, the Russian Mafia, and governmental cover-ups.

Director: Harvey Kahn
Stars: Christian Slater, Selma Blair, Robert Loggia
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

CHRISTIAN SLATER plays a worldly and urbane priest who is forced to challenge his comfortable existence as an ecclesiastical spin-doctor when he comes to believe in the innocence of a young... See full summary »

Director: Lewin Webb
Stars: Christian Slater, Molly Parker, Stephen Rea
I Accuse (2003)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A chilling tale based on a real event in which a doctor stepped out of line and sexually assaulted a patient when drugged.

Director: John Ketcham
Stars: Estella Warren, John Hannah, John Kapelos
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A tough as nails private investigator (Malone) squares off with gangsters and their thugs to protect a valuable secret. Malone goes through hell to protect the information but he dishes some hell as well...

Director: Russell Mulcahy
Stars: Thomas Jane, Ving Rhames, Elsa Pataky
Julian Po (1997)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Christian Slater is a stranger who comes to a small town. The local citizens think he's up to no good. After bothering him for a while, he blurts out in frustration, that he is there to ... See full summary »

Director: Alan Wade
Stars: Christian Slater, Robin Tunney, Michael Parks
Montana Sky (TV Movie 2007)
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

The wealthy stock dealer bequeaths his Montana farm to the three daughters provided they would live there together at least for a year.

Director: Mike Robe
Stars: Ashley Williams, Charlotte Ross, Diane Ladd
Hard Cash (2002)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Released from prison, an infamous thief and his new crew pull of a brilliant robbery but then become embroiled with a corrupt FBI agent when they discover the money is marked.

Director: Predrag Antonijevic
Stars: Christian Slater, Val Kilmer, Sara Downing
VANish (2015)
Action | Crime | Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A kidnapped young woman is forced on a road trip full of murder and mayhem that takes place entirely in her captor's getaway van.

Director: Bryan Bockbrader
Stars: Maiara Walsh, Tony Todd, Danny Trejo
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

A self help author is hunted by thugs who believe the writer holds millions of dollars in diamonds stolen by his dead fiancée.

Director: Tibor Takács
Stars: Christian Slater, Cuba Gooding Jr., Sarah Ann Schultz
Blowing Smoke (TV Movie 2004)
Drama | Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Late one night, eight guys are sitting around at a cigar club in Beverly Hills, smoking cigars, playing high-stakes poker, and complaining about how, in life, men always seem to get ... See full summary »

Director: James Orr
Stars: Estella Warren, Sean Michael Allen, Jack Axelrod
Irreversi (2010)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

A thriller about the effect of a financial windfall on a married couple.

Director: Michael Gleissner
Stars: Mei Melançon, Ian Bohen, Estella Warren
Taphephobia (2006)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

A man wakes up buried in a coffin, alone with the light from a cell phone.

Director: Aaron Pope
Stars: Desmond Harrington, Estella Warren, Danny Trejo
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Scott Hylands ...
...
Jen (Real Esate Agent)
Candus Churchill ...
...
...
Edit

Storyline

Wall Street's leading headhunter Vincent Palmer isn't just extremely good in finding the ideal executives for corporate top jobs and offering them a deal hard to resist. His special knack is making them sign even if they really don't want to. Such a hard nut is Benjamin 'Ben' Keats, who invented a brilliant persons tracking device and is committed to his partners and staff to use it to launch their firm VizTrack on the stock exchange. Vincent pulls all seductive stops with Ben, his wife and daughter, in vain. Then he hints even murder is in his repertoire. Ben checks out that's true but decides ti fight back. Written by KGF Vissers

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

The executive headhunter with a killer instict.

Genres:

Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

|

Language:

Release Date:

20 September 2006 (Kuwait)  »

Also Known As:

Fejvadászat  »

Box Office

Budget:

$5,500,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Goofs

When Vincent breaks into Ben's house after finding out Ben wasn't on the plane, he goes on a rampage and breaks the lamp. The lamp was already broken because as soon as he touches the lamp, parts of it crumble in his hand. See more »

Quotes

Vincent Palmer: I can't believe a smart guy like you has never tried oxygen therapy.
See more »

Soundtracks

Party
Composed by M. Lloyd and J. Caro
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Somewhat boring while keeping you interested.
11 February 2006 | by (Deep South/United States) – See all my reviews

I enjoyed the movie, but with some reservations. I've been a Slater fan for years and liked this role for him. My problem with this is the way the main characters (Gil Bellows) had such difficulty in coming to grips with industrial sabotage. This guy is a computer genius and works in electronics but it took almost half the movie to realize that he was bugged. This even after he was given warnings by a corporate surveillance expert. The way he let his wife and child interact with Slater's character was totally out of this world. Maybe I speak only for myself but if someone harasses me and mine, I'm not cordial and I will not allow my family to associate with them either. That's not anti-social, it's logical to protect their own family. The action was OK if anti-climatic and was very predictable. One area I didn't understand was the first CEO that was introduced and the murder of his wife. He was so worried about being arrested that he didn't seem irritated at Slater over the murder. Is this normal behavior or not? It kinda sets the setting for the whole movie. I did like what he told the lead when he confronted him, "sign with him or kill him." I guess it worked out that way. Overall not a bad movie.


5 of 5 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
This movie is terrible... matt_in_oz
Christian Slater is AWESOME! ChristianSlaterOrg
Good film! e1mariachi
Slater fgr30
Discuss Pursued (2004) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?