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Headshot (2016)

Not Rated | | Action, Drama, Thriller | 3 March 2017 (USA)
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Uwais plays a young man who washes ashore, an amnesiac with a serious head injury whose past comes back to haunt him shortly after being nursed back to health by a young doctor. Violence ensues. Sweet, sweet violence.

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Timo Tjahjanto
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Credited cast:
Iko Uwais ... Ishmael
Chelsea Islan ... Ailin
Sunny Pang ... Lee
Very Tri Yulisman ... Besi
Julie Estelle ... Rika
Ario Bayu ... Jakarta Police Captain
Yayu A.W. Unru Yayu A.W. Unru ... Romli
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Ganindra Bimo Ganindra Bimo ... Bondi
Egy Fedly Egy Fedly ... Gang Boss Anto
Hirooki Goto ... Japanese Gangster
Gusti Achmad Habibi Gusti Achmad Habibi ... Sickly Inmate
David Hendrawan David Hendrawan ... Tejo
Epy Kusnandar Epy Kusnandar ... Romli
Zack Lee ... Tano
Udeh Nans Udeh Nans ... Bus Thug
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Uwais plays a young man who washes ashore, an amnesiac with a serious head injury whose past comes back to haunt him shortly after being nursed back to health by a young doctor. Violence ensues. Sweet, sweet violence.

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Trivia

Multiple important actors in this movie including star Iko Uwais, co-star Sunny Pang, and Julie Estelle all went on to play major roles in another excellent Indonesian Netflix action thriller The Night Comes for Us (2018). Another more minor actor in this film, Very Tri Yulisman (Besi) was the stunts coordinator for that film and this film's director Kimo Stamboel and secondary writer-director Timo Tjahjanto went on to produce and direct The Night respectively. See more »

Goofs

When Ishmael is questioned by the police officer, he is chained to the table. Once the people to kill him arrive and he fights one of them, he is still chained to the table. In some shots, his chains are not seen and have obviously been forgotten. See more »

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Lee: And now you can go to the hospital and check it out.
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Headshot
15 June 2019 | by laura-olivieriSee all my reviews

Iko uwais is the best martial artist in the world. This is the best action in 2016.


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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

Country:

Indonesia

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Indonesian | English

Release Date:

3 March 2017 (USA) See more »

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$73,010
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