Killer Elite

Movie information

May the best man live. Rated R: Restricted (Under 17 Requires Accompanying Parent or Adult Guardian) -- Rated R for strong violence, language and some sexuality/nudity.
Released on:
September 23, 2011  

Production Companies:
Omnilab Media, Ambience Entertainment, Current Entertainment, Film Victoria, Palomar Pictures, Wales Creative IP Fund
Open Road Films

Status: Released

Jason Statham, Clive Owen, Robert De Niro, Dominic Purcell, Yvonne Strahovski, Ben Mendelsohn, Aden Young, Firass Dirani, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Director: Gary McKendry

Screenwriter: Gary McKendry, Matt Sherring
Script: Novel Adaptation

Genre: Action, Thriller, True Story
About the film:
Based on a true story, Killer Elite pits two of the worlds' most elite operatives - Danny, an ex-special ops agent and Hunter, his longtime mentor - against the cunning leader of a secret military society. Covering the globe from Australia to Paris, London and the Middle East, Danny and Hunter are plunged into a highly dangerous game of cat and mouse - where the predators become the prey.
Rated R for strong violence, language and some sexuality/nudity.

Project Timeline:
May 14, 2009: Director: Gary McKendry, Cast: Jason Statham
Apr. 26, 2010: Cast: Clive Owen
May 4, 2010: Writer: Matt Sherring (co-writer), Cast: Dominic Purcell
May 14, 2010: Cast: Robert De Niro, Yvonne Strahovski, Ben Mendelsohn, Aden Young, Firass Dirani
May 11, 2011: Distributor: Open Road Films
Jun. 8, 2011: Release Date: September 23, 2011
Box Office: Opening weekend: $9.35 mil. (2986 theaters) |
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Related links:
  • The Feathermen - The Novel

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    scott – Cardiff
    March 05, 2011 - 11:03

    Yeah! when is this film going to come out ? I can`t wait either.

    Alex – liverpool
    January 05, 2011 - 07:27
    Subject: Release Date ???

    Can`t wait to see this film I wish they would annouce the release date though !