Bangkok Dangerous

Movie information

It's all in the execution. Rated R: Restricted (Under 17 Requires Accompanying Parent or Adult Guardian) -- Rated R for violence, language and some sexuality.
Released on:
September 5, 2008  

Previously Announced Release Dates:
August 22, 2008

Production Companies:
Blue Star Productions, Initial Entertainment Group, Living Films, Saturn Films, Virtual Studios, International Production Company
Distributors:
Lionsgate

Status: Released

Cast:
Nicolas Cage, Shahkrit Yamnarm, Charlie Young, Panward Hemmanee, Nirattisai Kaljaruek, Dom Hetrakul

Director: Oxide Pang, Danny Pang

Screenwriter: Jason Richman

Genre: Action, ThrillerRemake
About the film:
The life of an anonymous assassin takes an unexpected turn when he travels to Thailand to complete a series of contract killings. Joe (Nicolas Cage), a remorseless hitman, is in Bangkok to execute four enemies of a ruthless crime boss named Surat. He hires Kong (Shahkrit Yamnarm), a street punk and pickpocket, to run errands for him with the intention of covering his tracks by killing him at the end of the assignment. Strangely, Joe, the ultimate lone wolf, instead finds himself mentoring the young man while simultaneously being drawn into a tentative romance with a local shop girl. As he falls further under the sway of Bangkok’s intoxicating beauty, Joe begins to question his isolated existence and let down his guard …just as Surat decides it’s time to clean house.
Rated R for violence, language and some sexuality.
Box Office: Opening weekend: $7.78 mil. (2650 theaters) | Domestic Total: $15.3 mil.No. 1 Movie at the Box Office
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