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Killers (2010)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Romance | 4 June 2010 (USA)
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A vacationing woman meets her ideal man, leading to a swift marriage. Back at home, however, their idyllic life is upset when they discover their neighbors could be assassins who have been contracted to kill the couple.

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Mac Bailey
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Olivia Brooks
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Holbrook
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Lily Bailey
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Kevin the Manager (as Usher Raymond IV)
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Amanda (as LeToya Luckett)
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Pete Denham
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Storyline

Spencer Aimes is just your average, undercover, government-hired super-assassin accustomed to a life of exotic European locales, flashy sports cars and even flashier women. But when he meets Jen Kornfeldt, a beautiful, fun-loving computer tech recovering from a bad break-up, he finds true love...and happily trades international intrigue for domestic bliss. Three years later, Spencer and Jen are still enjoying a picture-perfect marriage - that is, until the morning after Spencer's 30th birthday. That's when Spencer and Jen learn he's the target of a multi-million dollar hit. Even worse, the hired killers have been stalking the happy couple for years, and could be anyone: friends, neighbors, the grocery store clerk, even that crabby old guy shuffling across the street. Now Spencer and Jen are on the run for their lives. As their suburban paradise turns into a paranoid game of dodge-the-bullet, they must find out who wants Spencer dead and why, all the while trying to save their marriage... Written by Lionsgate

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Rated PG-13 for violent action, sexual material and language | See all certifications »

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4 June 2010 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

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Budget:

$75,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$15,837,266, 6 June 2010, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$47,059,963

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$98,159,963
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As casting continued, the filmmakers faced the challenge of finding the right comedic actors to play Mr. and Mrs. Kornfeldt, Jen's protective and overbearing parents. "They're maybe a little too close, a little too involved," explains Heigl. "Jen's dad is super protective of her and she kind of succumbs to it and poor Spencer gets the constant barrage of opinions." See more »

Goofs

Soon after Spencer exits the ladies room and pulls his gun you hear the hammer being pulled back. As previously noted, Glocks do not have hammers (external or otherwise). See more »

Quotes

Spencer Aimes: Let's just say that I work for the blah blah blah, and they gave me a license to blah.
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Soundtracks

Orleans (Instrumental Version)
Written by Jon Fugler and Mike Bryant
Performed by Yuki
Courtesy of Fools Paradise
By Arrangement with Steel Synch
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Not as bad as it's made out to be
12 June 2011 | by See all my reviews

This one's not half as bad as most of the reviews here make it out to be. The film makers aren't pretending to make a classic or even competing for the Oscars. It's a fun film that you will either like or not like. It doesn't take itself seriously. How can a movie that has Ashton Kutcher playing a trained killer working for "some" government agency. Ashton plays it a little campy, almost like a comic book character and that works, Katherine Heigl is her usual self. It's always good to see a beautiful Hollywood actress not looking like skin and bones. Tom Selleck plays Heigl's dad, a slightly predictable character. While the movie might be very predictable, it has its funny moments and while the pace isn't break neck, it does keep you entertained. Well, it entertained me.


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