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The Fifth Commandment (2008)

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In Bangkok, an assassin who turns down a job that hits too close to home finds himself targeted by the elite members of his profession.

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Jesse V. Johnson

Writer:

Rick Yune
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Cast

Cast overview:
Rick Yune ... Chance Templeton
Roger Yuan ... Z
Dania Ramirez ... Angel
Keith David ... Max 'Coolbreeze' Templeton
Bokeem Woodbine ... Miles Templeton
Mitch Mulaney Mitch Mulaney ... Matt
Booboo Stewart ... Young Chance (as Boo-Boo Stewart)
Kob Kob ... Li
Tokolize Robbins Tokolize Robbins ... Tamara
Owen Williams Owen Williams ... Young Miles
Garrett Warren ... American Businessman
Victoria 'Tori' Leach Victoria 'Tori' Leach ... American Businessman Girl #1
Gorge Gorge ... Agent Laui
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In Bangkok, an assassin who turns down a job that hits too close to home finds himself targeted by the elite members of his profession.

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Thou shalt not...


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Rated R for strong violence and brief language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

22 August 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A 5-a porunca See more »

Filming Locations:

Bangkok, Thailand

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1.85 : 1
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Rick Yune originally wanted Vic Armstrong to direct, but it couldn't be done due to scheduling conflicts. See more »

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During the final showdown, Angel picks up the 1911 that Chance put down on the ground before he began to fight Z. In the first two shots of her aiming the gun at Z, the slide is locked back, indicating that the gun is out of bullets. However somehow in the third shot she is able to fire the gun without ever having visibly chambered a new round. See more »


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Composed by Ryan Leslie
Performed by Cassie Ventura (as Cassie)
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Not supposed to be Ong Bak
26 May 2009 | by k_pocamadreSee all my reviews

Kristal, the fifth commandment is "Thou shalt not kill" for the overwhelming number of Christians in the world. There are a few protestant sects that split the First Commandment into two and then combine the ninth and tenth into one. For them the Fifth would end up as "Honour you father and mother". However for Catholics, Orthodox, and other historical churches, the Fifth Commandment it the one that prohibits murder.

That said, this is not a great movie but this isn't supposed to be an epic movie that takes itself too seriously. Instead, it is simply an action film worthy of a couple hours distraction.


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