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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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Storyline

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)  »

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

Xavier Gens had shot a completely different train station platform sequence. It takes place outside the train station, rather than underground, and involves 47 questioning one assassin, rather than engaging 4 in a sword fight. See more »

Goofs

As Mike Whittier steps off the airplane he says that Belicoff was killed by a single bullet shot from 4 kilometers away. The rifle 47 was using was a Blaser R93, even when chambered with its highest caliber .338 Lapua Magnum its maximum feasible range is 1800 meters, well short of the 4000 meters stated. See more »

Quotes

Nika Boronina: [in tears, pleading, as 47 is about to shoot Whittier] Please... stop.
Agent 47: [breathing heavy as he lowers his gun] She saved your life.
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DVNO
Written by Gaspard Augé, Xavier De Rosnay and Mehdi Faveris-Essadi (as Mehdi Pinson)
Performed by Justice featuring Mehdi Faveris-Essadi (as Mehdi Pinson aka DVNO)
Courtesy of Ed Banger Records under exclusive license to Because Music
Mehdi Pinson aka DVNO appears by courtesy of Sony BMG Music Entertainment France / Jive Epic
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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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