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The Fifth Commandment (2008)

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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.

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Angel
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Max 'Coolbreeze' Templeton
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Young Chance (as Boo-Boo Stewart)
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Victoria 'Tori' Leach ...
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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.

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Rated R for strong violence and brief language | See all certifications »
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22 August 2008 (USA)  »

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The scene near the beginning of the movie where Chance blasts the doors open had to be shot twice. During the first take, an inefficient amount of explosives were used that didn't entirely blow the doors away, so primer cord was used for the final shot seen in the film. See more »

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During the final showdown, Angel picks up the 1911 that Chance put down on the ground before he began to fight Z. In the first two shots of her aiming the gun at Z, the slide is locked back, indicating that the gun is out of bullets. However somehow in the third shot she is able to fire the gun without ever having visibly chambered a new round. See more »


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Composed by Ryan Leslie
Performed by Cassie Ventura (as Cassie)
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Exhausted
12 April 2009 | by See all my reviews

I really like Rick Yune and it really isn't easy rating the movie that low. But I just can't rate the movie higher. As another reviewer wrote, you could give Rick Yune an "A" for his efforts. But it might have been better, if someone else would have written the story, someone (many?) would have helped him with the producing part and maybe if the movie had stronger leads.

The acting is way below average, but then again, the script doesn't seem to have anything that anyone could hold onto. The female lead might be beautiful, but is totally misplaced. While I'm writing about all this, some of you might wonder, why I haven't lost a word about the action sequences. After all this is an action movie and the really important part is the choreography of these scenes. I'd say that they save the movie from a "1" rating, but as the time and the stunts have progressed the last year, coming up with stunts like these, won't really cut it. There's Ong Bak, Tom Yum Goong and also Donnie Yen's and Jet Li's latest efforts. Even for a fan of the genre, this won't appeal to you. I hope for Rick Yune, that he finds better projects in the future.


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