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Hitman (I) (2007)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  21 November 2007 (USA)
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A gun-for-hire known only as Agent 47 hired by a group known only as 'The Organization' is ensnared in a political conspiracy, which finds him pursued by both Interpol and the Russian military as he treks across Russia and Eastern Europe.

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Hitman #3 (as Nicky Naude)
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A gun-for-hire "Hitman" is a genetically-engineered, elite assassin known only as Agent 47 hired by a group known only as 'The Organization' is ensnared in a political conspiracy, which finds him pursued by both Interpol and the Russian military as he treks across Eastern Europe. But even 47 couldn't anticipate a "random equation" in his life exactitude: the unexpected stirrings of his conscience and the unfamiliar emotions aroused in him by a mysterious Russian woman. Written by Anthony Pereyra {hypersonic91@yahoo.com}

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong bloody violence, language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

21 November 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Hitman - Agente 47  »

Box Office

Budget:

$24,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

£1,240,698 (UK) (30 November 2007)

Gross:

$39,687,528 (USA) (7 March 2008)
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Trivia

Director Xavier Gens was originally asked by the studio to make the movie PG-13, which he refused to do because of the source material. He was allowed to shoot the movie aiming for an R, however in the final stages, he was removed and Nicolas De Toth was brought in to re-edit the movie for commercial purposes, as he did with Live Free or Die Hard (2007) (he is thanked in the credits for this editing). See more »

Goofs

With the Interpol agents coming down from the private plane, you can hear the engines powering down but when you look at the jet turbines, you don't see them moving at all. See more »

Quotes

[first lines; Whittier finds 47 sitting at the desk in his home]
Mike Whittier: Fuck!
[instinctively goes for his gun]
Agent 47: It's not there. It's in the kitchen, where you left it.
Mike Whittier: How'd you get in?
Agent 47: You have a nice family. They're fine. Alive. Asleep.
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Connections

Followed by Hitman 2 See more »

Soundtracks

The Tomb and Death...
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Performed by The Male Choir of Valaam Singing Culture Institute
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Bad... Even for an action movie.
28 February 2008 | by See all my reviews

IMHO this movie is not even close to the idea presented in the games. Except the title and the fact that the main actor is bald, this movie has no similarities with the original concept. So, that mean that this is just a story about some assassin. Well, it is a very bad story. The main problem is of course script. Things happen in this movie without reason. The main characters move around a lot, but there is no solid explanation why. It's all based on the fact that everybody is after assassin and where he goes, everybody goes. There is no tension and the action is generally dull. The assassin ain't cool at all, he's just angry for some sort of a reason, which we of course don't know. Maybe, we even know, but we don't care.

To conclude, this movie has nothing to do with the games, and as the action movie alone, 99% of the people will forget it very very fast.


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