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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Hitman #5
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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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Rated R for strong bloody violence, language and some sexuality/nudity | See all certifications »

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21 November 2007 (USA)  »

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$24,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$13,180,769 (USA) (22 November 2007)

Gross:

$39,687,528 (USA) (7 March 2008)
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Agent 47 goes into the Restaurant and uses the Bathroom, where he stashes a Gun. This is a throwback to the first Hitman game, in which you ask to use the Bathroom in a Restaurant and stash a Gun. See more »

Goofs

On the northern hemisphere (Istanbul), when the sun is rising, it should travel from left to right and can be seen on the southern sky. It seems that the rising sun in Istanbul-shot is filmed in the southern hemisphere. See more »

Quotes

Mike Whittier: We are Interpol, and in accordance to section 3 we are transporting an international criminal.
Smith Jamison: What criminal?
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Spun-off from Hitman: Codename 47 (2000) See more »

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Ave Maria
Written by Franz Schubert
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Excellent
21 November 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

As we are all well aware of most film adaptations of video games are usually very poor. This is not the case with Hit-man. Hit-man has done something that no other video game film has been able to pull off before. It is entertaining to the general audience who has not plaid the video game, by use of witty remarks, dark humor, and excellent action scenes. On the other hand fans of the video game series will be pleasantly surprised that Hollywood has not butchered the concept of the video games. There has been much debate over the actor who played 47; all actors did an excellent job. I was very pleased.

Bottom line: If you enjoy the video games – see it. If you don't know anything about the video games but want to see a movie similar to Bourn Identity then see it.


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