Arthur Bishop, the master assassin who faked his death in hopes of putting that part of his ;life behind him, now lives a quiet life in Rio. But someone who knows who he is shows up and tells him, that if he wants to continue living this life, he will do three jobs for someone. Bishop tries to tell them he has the wrong man but they know who he is and if he won't do the job, they will take him but he gets away. He then goes to a resort in Thailand run by a friend, Mae, where he tries to find out who is looking for him. Later a woman named Gina shows up looking for medical assistance and Mae can't help but notice bruises all over her body. Mae deduces she's a battered woman and when Mae hears her being beaten, Mae asks Bishop to help her. He goes and kills the guy she's with. He kills the man and then sets fire to the boat he's on. But he sees that Gina has a photo of him. He deduces that they one who wants him, sent her. He confronts her and she admits that she works at a children's ...Written by
The final piece of key casting would be for the role of Mei, a mysterious woman who gives Arthur Bishop both refuge and advice. When Executive Producer Mark Gill sent Michelle Yeoh the script, she immediately signed on to be a part of the production. "The cast alone, Jason (Statham), Jessica (Alba), Tommy Lee (Jones), was enough to get me hooked," said Yeoh, "and the action is non-stop." Of her character, Yeoh describes Mei as "mysterious. She comes into the film in the middle and she is the person to whom Bishop turns, because he's in huge trouble, and needs a haven. She's someone that he trusts implicitly, and over the course of his career, he has gone to her when he needs to move on, and change identities. They have a great respect for each other. Sadly, in this film, I don't get involved in much of the action, which is a big regret. But hopefully, that might change in the future!". See more »
During the yacht siege, Bishop fires his handgun about 34 times before running out of bullets. The capacity of his Beretta 92FS is 15. See more »
Sangyooni Engagement Dance
Written and Performed by Siriporn Traetulakarn
Published by Chinaboy Music Publishing (PRS), Perfect Ten Publishing (ASCAP) and DeMartini Music (BMI)
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It is a boring and non logical film
The content is too non logical, Jason has no reason to scarify his life for a 2 days met girl.
For short, this film is only for watching some action scenes. But even with the action scene, it is a little bit affected when Jason kills everyone without any considerable antagonistic.
The role of the woman in this film is also funny, she has no reason to come to his life :D
I am a fan of Jason, but frankly, I am disappointed of this film.
I only rate it with 4/10.
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