4.7/10
1,068
13 user 14 critic

The Fifth Commandment (2008)

In Bangkok, an assassin who turns down a job that hits too close to home finds himself targeted by the elite members of his profession.

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 (SD) on Amazon Video

ON DISC
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Butcher (2009)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

For nearly twenty years after his boxing career ended Merle Hench works for Murdoch, the capo of a San Fernando mob outfit. Merle spends his days cracking heads and collecting debts, it is ... See full summary »

Director: Jesse V. Johnson
Stars: Eric Roberts, Robert Davi, Keith David
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

Charlie Valentine (Raymond J. Barry), notorious crime boss/mobster, attempts to pull one last heist before slipping into "retirement". When the heist goes sour, however, he's forced to go ... See full summary »

Director: Jesse V. Johnson
Stars: Raymond J. Barry, Michael Weatherly, James Russo
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

No emotion. No fear. No pain. They were the perfect soldiers to protect civilization-until the drone police became the perfect enemy. With little hope left for mankind, Tallis, an ... See full summary »

Director: Jesse V. Johnson
Stars: Peter Allas, Matthew R. Anderson, Steven Bauer
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

In Mexico City, the police department finds the eleventh victim of the serial-killer known as The Cross Killer. The efficient but alcoholic Detective Garcia is assigned by the Public ... See full summary »

Director: Rafa Lara
Stars: Ilean Almaguer, Angélica Aragón, Tomás Goros
Action | Biography | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

A fictionalized account of the life of the martial arts superstar.

Director: Rob Cohen
Stars: Jason Scott Lee, Lauren Holly, Robert Wagner
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

After watching their respective partners die, a New Orleans hitman and a Washington, D.C. detective form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.

Director: Walter Hill
Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Momoa, Christian Slater
The Honorable (2002)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Andre has known a lot of war, he comes to Los Angeles to change his life. Taking a job as a nightclub bouncer he learns, that for some men, change is impossible.

Director: Jesse V. Johnson
Stars: Sarah Bowen, Eric Etebari, Ike Gingrich
Edit

Cast

Cast overview:
...
...
Z
...
Angel
...
Max 'Coolbreeze' Templeton
...
Miles Templeton
Mitch Mulaney ...
Matt
...
Young Chance (as Boo-Boo Stewart)
Kob ...
Li
Tokolize Robbins ...
Tamara
Owen Williams ...
Young Miles
...
American Businessman
Victoria 'Tori' Leach ...
American Businessman Girl #1
Gorge ...
Agent Laui
Edit

Storyline

In Bangkok, an assassin who turns down a job that hits too close to home finds himself targeted by the elite members of his profession.

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Thou shalt not...


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

22 August 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Az ötödik parancsolat  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Rick Yune originally wanted Vic Armstrong to direct, but it couldn't be done due to scheduling conflicts. See more »

Goofs

When Chance gets out of his car to meet for the final showdown, we see him holding a Glock 17. However, upon entering the building we see that he is inexplicably brandishing a 1911. See more »


Soundtracks

Show And Tail
Music by Gary Gunn
Lyrics by XP
Courtesy of Era Sick Music
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
It's not going to make us forget IP Man
3 March 2011 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The previews actually made this movie look much better than it actually is. I popped it in one evening expecting something like The Replacement Killers, Kill Zone or Flash Point. Boy was I sorely disappointed. Who do I see about getting the last two hours of my life back? I would have just assumed took a lit match to my 20.00 bill and felt it would've been better spent.

The plot is nothing we haven't seen before. Rogue assassin suddenly gets a conscience, protects the girl, former allies now after him. At least when Ninja Assassin adopted this recycled storyline, they made it interesting.

And is it just me, or did anyone else find the lead actress totally annoying? If I were Rick Yune's character at some point I'd have grown tired of her and been like 'Screw it go out there and get killed.'

After having watched fight scenes in movies like Ong-Bak, Kill Zone, Ip Man, and Rapid Fire, the fights in this movie are a total snooze-fest. It brings nothing new to fight choreography. Even somewhat dull fights you can make look pretty interesting with the right music score and the right camera work. Rick should stick to acting out other people's scripts, not writing his own.


1 of 3 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?