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Hitman: Agent 47 (2015)

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An assassin teams up with a woman to help her find her father and uncover the mysteries of her ancestry.

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Aleksander Bach

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Skip Woods (screenplay), Michael Finch (screenplay) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Angelababy ... Diana
Dan Bakkedahl ... Sanders
Charlene Beck Charlene Beck ... Tenement Woman
Michael Bornhütter Michael Bornhütter ... Berlin Police Officer #1
Melissa Broughton Melissa Broughton ... Gardens by the Bay Woman with Baby
Nils Brunkhorst Nils Brunkhorst ... Syndicate Doctor
Michaela Caspar ... Hall of Records Clerk
Alvin Chan Alvin Chan ... Gardens by the Bay Man #1
Michael Corcoran Michael Corcoran ... Robert's Dad (as Michael T. Corcoran)
Manuel Depta Manuel Depta ... Russian Soldier
Andrew DiBartolomeo Andrew DiBartolomeo ... Gardens by the Bay Man #2 (as Andrew Di Bartolomeo)
Georg Ebinal Georg Ebinal ... Salzburg Syndicate Operator Driver
Jörg Ellmer Jörg Ellmer ... Russian Soldier
Rupert Friend ... Agent 47
Waye Leon Goh Waye Leon Goh ... Gardens by the Bay Man #3
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Storyline

HITMAN: AGENT 47 centers on an elite assassin who was genetically engineered from conception to be the perfect killing machine, and is known only by the last two digits on the barcode tattooed on the back of his neck. He is the culmination of decades of research and forty-six earlier Agent clones -- endowing him with unprecedented strength, speed, stamina and intelligence. His latest target is a mega-corporation that plans to unlock the secret of Agent 47's past to create an army of killers whose powers surpass even his own. Teaming up with a young woman who may hold the secret to overcoming their powerful and clandestine enemies, 47 confronts stunning revelations about his own origins and squares off in an epic battle with his deadliest foe. Written by 20th Century Fox

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Rated R for sequences of strong violence, and some language. | See all certifications »

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USA | UK | Germany

Language:

English

Release Date:

21 August 2015 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Hitman: Agente 47 See more »

Filming Locations:

Berlin, Germany See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$8,326,530, 23 August 2015

Gross USA:

$22,467,450

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$82,347,656
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2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Seen in the trailer is Agent 47 wearing the uniform of a dispatched police officer as a disguise to aid his escape, a staple of the Hitman games. See more »

Goofs

The ribbons on the Marine uniform Agent 47 takes are anachronistic, since they contain Gulf War medals and the uniform is that of a gunnery sergeant. A gunnery sergeant can only serve 22 years at that rank before being discharged and the Gulf War took place 24 years before the movie's release. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Diana: [narrating] The history of man is defined by war. And war by the men who fight it. What if we could create a better man? Someone did.
Diana: The Agent program was initiated in August of 1967 by a man named Peter Aaron Litvenko. It's purpose was to create the perfect killing machine. Human beings without emotion, or fear, or remorse. The resulting subjects were called, Agents. The Program was a success. But the price of creating men without humanity, was Litvenko's conscience.
Diana: Applying his ...
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Crazy Credits

SPOILER: In a mid-credits scene, the camera zooms over Smith's body, now with white hair, to reveal he's still alive. This is the origin of The Albino villain of the franchise. See more »


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Written and Performed by Les Baxter
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By arrangement with Ocean Park Music Group
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The lead actor...
23 August 2015 | by stosicpavleSee all my reviews

One thing that bugs me more than any other about this film is the choice of the lead actor. He looks more like poor man's Orlando Bloom, and less like Agent 47 from the video game. IMHO he doesn't look convincing enough to play this role. He looks too skinny to be an engineered human being, bred for one purpose, to be a killing machine (just shaving some actors head doesn't make him an Agent 47). Wouldn't all those years of physical training be visible on his physique? Maybe I'm wrong, and he was bred for stamina rather than strength. The action scenes are very well done with some genuine WOW moments, but the story feels too generic, and plagued with the same problems like the first attempt on turning this video game into a movie (they just had to have a woman as his sidekick again!!!). If you expect a good action flick, you will be satisfied, but if you are a video game fan, this just won't do it for you, as it didn't do it for me.


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