The Courier (2012)

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A specialist carrier is hired to deliver a mysterious case to the underworld's most dangerous hitman.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Mr. Capo
Mrs. Capo
San Fran Tanna
Jack Straw (as Clyde R. Jones)
Lily Solange Hewitt ...
Lucy (as Lily Hewitt)
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A specialist carrier is hired to deliver a mysterious case to the underworld's most dangerous hitman.

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Action | Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for violence including some torture, and language | See all certifications »

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17 May 2012 (Kuwait)  »

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A futár  »

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$15,500,000 (estimated)

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2.35 : 1
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Did You Know?


The actor Jeffrey Dean Morgan who plays the Courier is highly allergic to any metal that touches his skin. See more »


When the Courier wakes up in the morning, his wrist watch is near the clock alarm. In the next shot it has disappeared. See more »


Anna: I was born in China. But after that, just everywhere.
The Courier: Why did you come back?
Anna: Because life has a nasty sense of humor.
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Referenced in Sons of Guns: Movie Gun/Leopard Gun (2011) See more »

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Plot was a disappointment
25 March 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The acting was good. Jeffrey Dean Morgan, did a great job.

When Stitch was killed and the Courier and Anna grieved by going to bed, then I knew the plot was lame. How did the Courier find all the leads? There was never any indication...he just knew? The twist of Elvis lives and the Courier, was what one reviewer called "a muddled mess".....I agree. Then the ending with the couriers son, where did that come from and what happened to the son? The end result...the movie didn't make any sense, it didn't have a cohesive plot.

The writer/screenwriter truly failed at what could have been a very good action movie.

What a colossal waste of money for the backers.

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