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Hitman 2: Silent Assassin (2002)

Just when Agent 47, a former high-target hitman for an international contractor, has decided to reform himself and retire, he becomes engulfed in an elaborate conspiracy as an anonymous organization kidnaps his friend, the resident priest.

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Morten Iversen (script)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Massimo Agostinelli Massimo Agostinelli ... Father Vittorio (voice)
Anilla Akbar Anilla Akbar ... (voice)
Usman Akbar Usman Akbar ... (voice)
David Bateson ... Agent 47 (voice)
David Berno David Berno ... (voice)
Susanne Buckhardt Susanne Buckhardt ... Dr. Hannelore von Kamprad (voice)
Dmitri Golovanov Dmitri Golovanov ... Russia NPC's (voice)
Aishah Jensen Aishah Jensen ... (voice)
Maasaki Kamio Maasaki Kamio ... Japan NPC's (voice)
Ismail Khalid Ismail Khalid ... Afghan Gunman (voice)
Radin Kasbani Radin Kasbani ... Afghan Gunman (voice)
Celestino Lancia Celestino Lancia ... Sicily NPC's (voice)
Vivienne McKee Vivienne McKee ... Diana (voice)
Akira Oishi Akira Oishi ... Japan NPC's (voice)
Jeremy C. Petreman Jeremy C. Petreman ... Mystery Man (voice)

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Storyline

Agent 47, a former high-target hitman for an international contractor, has spent his life hunting world-wide criminals, terrorists, arms dealers, mafiosos, and militants (for a price). Now, he has decided to reform himself and retire to a church in Sicily, where he works as a gardener and has given his life to God. However, he quickly becomes engulfed in an elaborate conspiracy as an anonymous organization kidnaps his friend, the resident priest. In exchange for help on finding the priest, Agent 47's former employment agency sends him on a series of missions to eliminate rogue Russian generals, an illegal weapons dealer, several terrorist spearheads, and a violent cult leader. Ultimately, however, he is led back to his quest to hunt down and eliminate the mysterious man that kidnapped the priest. Written by Flotis

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Murder is simple. Its the escape that can get you caught. See more »


Certificate:

M | See all certifications »

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Trivia

The original Hitman was in third person and without mid level saves. The developers added a first person option and limited saves to this sequel after fans protest that it was too hard and the third person camera too awkward. See more »

Quotes

Afghan Civilian: Hello and God's peace, my friend! Mr. 47, I'm very honoured. I have your supplies. It is very powerful. Take care nobody sees it, that's very dangerous. The Khan is returning soon. Maybe you can stop him, maybe before the gate in East. May Allah help and protect you, Mr. 47!
Hitman: Agent 47: Thank you. Better get out of the way. This will get messy!
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Alternate Versions

The Steam, GameCube and HD Trilogy versions have some edited dialogue and posters in the cult levels. Specifically in Diana's briefing and Smith's dialogue, removing the terms "towelheads" and Gurdwara. See more »

Connections

Followed by Hitman: Blood Money (2006) See more »

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Fairly good, but not for the "gamer of gore"
2 February 2003 | by QuackleSee all my reviews

If you are the sort of person to enjoy games full of blood and guts, this is not the game for you. You are an assassin and in every mission you have to kill a specific person, and getting detected reduces points.

Hence, I found this game rather boring if you can't go in guns blazing all the time, but you may find it enjoyable.


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Country:

Denmark | UK

Release Date:

1 October 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hitman 2: Silent Assassin See more »

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Production Co:

IO Interactive See more »
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Sound Mix:

Mono | Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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