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A dying CIA agent trying to reconnect with his estranged daughter is offered an experimental drug that could save his life in exchange for one last assignment.

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Storyline

A dangerous international spy is determined to give up his high stakes life to finally build a closer relationship with his estranged wife and daughter, whom he's previously kept at arm's length to keep out of danger. But first, he must complete one last mission - even if it means juggling the two toughest assignments yet: hunting down the world's most ruthless terrorist and looking after his teenage daughter for the first time in ten years, while his wife is out of town. Written by Relativity Media

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Rated PG-13 for intense sequences of violence and action, some sensuality and language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

21 February 2014 (USA)  »

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3 días para matar  »

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Budget:

$28,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$12,242,218 (USA) (21 February 2014)

Gross:

$30,688,364 (USA) (9 May 2014)
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Trivia

Ethan is seen rescuing Zooey from a group of boys in the washroom then proceeds to carry her out of the nightclub. In The Bodyguard, Kevin Costner's character rescues Whitney Houston from her fans on the stage and also ends up carrying her out of the nightclub. See more »

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(at around 1h 24 mins) Ethan says that he had bought Chinese, then a few minutes later he is sitting eating Nigiri Sushi, which is Japanese. See more »

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[first lines]
CIA Employee: Mr. Director, this is Agent Vivien Delay.
CIA Employee: For the last ten years the Central Intelligence Agency has been after Wolfgang Braun.
Vivi Delay: The Wolf...
CIA Employee: As you know, we have no positive identification of what the Wolf looks like. What we do know is he's a former German national, who sells atomic material to terrorists all over the world.
CIA Employee: Intelligence confirms that a transaction is to take place next week in Belgrade.
CIA Employee: [throws down pictures] The Wolf's number one man, the Albino, will be selling a...
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Featured in Chelsea Lately: Episode #8.22 (2014) See more »

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23 August 2014 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

How in the world did this movie get green lighted??? Like most modern movies made today, this is just as bad as most of them. The plot doesn't make sense, nor the acting. But worse are the improbabilities. At least TRY to make a movie of this ilk somewhat believable. I guess this is what they call a fantasy, science fiction type movie....but it doesn't work.

Despite all the gun shooting everywhere and the typical car chases, WHERE ARE THE POLICE?? Despite all the punches, falls and cars going over bridges and landing upside down, TWO BAD GUYS GET UP AND RUN TO THE METRO TO CATCH THE KEVIN COSTNER CHARACTER. What? Keven himself gets all punched, bruised and beaten, yet in the next scene, THE SAME NIGHT, two of them are dressed up and not a scratch or buries on them!!! WHAT? If this were a cartoon, maybe, but this is supposed to be realistic. Or as I stated above, a fantasy. Then it would work, although I don't think this was meant to be a sic-fi or fantasy. I really don't know what the writers had in mind for this miss-mash. Even the acting suffers, but of course since the actors have nothing to act.

Why can't more movies be made like a good old fashion thriller like Hitchcock used to make or a good Agatha Christie movie. I guess movies like that are passé'...what a pity.


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