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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.

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Chance Templeton
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Z
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Angel
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Max 'Coolbreeze' Templeton
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Miles Templeton
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Matt
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Young Chance (as Boo-Boo Stewart)
Kob ...
Li
Tokolize Robbins ...
Tamara
Owen Williams ...
Young Miles
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American Businessman
Victoria 'Tori' Leach ...
American Businessman Girl #1
Gorge ...
Agent Laui
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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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Rick Yune originally wanted Vic Armstrong to direct, but it couldn't be done due to scheduling conflicts. See more »

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During the final showdown, Z tells Chance that he will kill them all if he fires his gun, since there are many combustible and flammable gases around them, seemingly with their valves open and expelling all of their contents into the air. Somehow, though, Angel manages to pick up Chance's gun and shoot Z several times without blowing anyone up at all. See more »


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Show And Tail
Music by Gary Gunn
Lyrics by XP
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Er? it's not the FIFTH commandment
5 March 2009 | by See all my reviews

It does actually say quite a lot about the movie that they think the fifth commandment is "thou shalt not kill" It isn't. Gives you some idea of the lack of attention involved in producing the movie. As a kick-fest, with guns and explosions thrown-in, it stands with some merit, though the production values are not of the best. The plot is fairly simple, yet made confusing in an attempt to give it depth. The acting is pretty good given the limited script. The sound track is pointlessly noisy in all the wrong places. In all, it gives the feeling of an early eighties effort: a pleasant enough diversion for a rainy day, but don't expect to be blown away.


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