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War (2007)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Thriller  |  24 August 2007 (USA)
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An FBI Agent seeks vengeance on a mysterious assassin known as "Rogue" who murdered his partner.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Benny (as Luis Guzman)
Mark Cheng ...
Kennedy Montano ...
Ana (as Kennedy Lauren Montano)


After his partner Tom Lone and family are killed apparently by the infamous and elusive assassin Rogue, FBI agent Jack Crawford becomes obsessed with revenge as his world unravels into a vortex of guilt and betrayal. Rogue eventually resurfaces to settle a score of his own, setting off a bloody crime war between Asian mob rivals Chang of the Triad's and Yakuza boss Shiro. When Jack and Rogue finally come face to face, the ultimate truth of their pasts will be revealed. Written by CartmanKun@aol.com

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

assassin | fbi | betrayal | yakuza | triad | See All (151) »


Vengeance is the ultimate weapon. See more »


Action | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for sequences of strong bloody violence, sexuality/nudity and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

24 August 2007 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Rogue  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office


$25,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$9,820,089 (USA) (24 August 2007)


£207,091 (UK) (28 September 2007)

Company Credits

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Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The motorcycle ridden by Jet Li is a Hellcat made by Confederate Motor Company. See more »


When Crawford maneuvers around the trolley during the chase scene with Rogue the front license plate of his Chevelle is missing. At all other times during the chase scene the front license plate is there. See more »


Jack Crawford: Get ready for a war.
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Referenced in (500) Days of Summer (2009) See more »


Contains a sample of "Do You Ever" written by Gayle Moran
Written by Dr. Dre (as Andre Young) and Gayle Moran
Produced by Dr. Dre
Courtesy of Interscope Records
Under License from Universal Music Enterprises
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Reasons to see WAR
29 August 2007 | by See all my reviews

Reasons to see WAR

WAR kicks ass, and you should see it a lot of times, for these reasons:

  • Jason Statham yelling at people, and then kicking ass. In other

words, being himself.

  • Jet Li killing a guy by kicking him in the face....and that's not his

best kill.

  • Random girls getting nude for no reason.

  • Ninjas. Just when you think this movie couldn't rock any harder, they

put Ninjas in the movie.

  • A twist ending that would make M. Night Shawhocares *beep* himself.

  • A car chase every 10 minutes. There's even one with motorcycles.

  • Violence. Lots of it. Guns, blades, blood, kungfu, decapitations, the

bases are covered.

-Jet Li and Jason Statham fighting each other. It's as epic as you might think.

So, in conclusion, if you, 1. Like things that are awesome. 2. Have a pair of testicles. 3. Need to see a movie that rocks for a change. 4. Are a human being.

...than WAR is for you.

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