Synopsis In New Orleans, the hit men James Bonomo, a. A reaction shot would have evened things out and given the scene a more completed feel. Stallone's relationship to a sassy tattoo artist played by Sarah Shahi. More to the point, Stallone is the most agile actor on screen. Taylor and Jimmy form the most unlikely partnership to investigate the crimes and after contacting the intermediate Ronnie Earl that had hired Jimmy and Louis, they discover a network of corruption formed by the lawyer Marcus Baptiste and the entrepreneur Robert Nkomo Morel. The question then becomes how close to the source is Warner's encode? When New Orleans hitman Jimmy Bobo Stallone and his partner Louis Blanchard Jon Seda, 12 Monkeys are unceremoniously burned by their employer after offing a corrupt cop Holt McCallany, Fight Club , Jimmy teams up with reluctant D. Detail surges and relents from scene to scene, occasionally shot to shot.
From the start of things, we know who our protagonist is, we know the central bad guy is, and we know there will be plenty of grisly action sequences. Akinnuoye-Agbaje gets lost in the mix. And Sylvester Stallone has all but made a gruff, bullet-riddled career of them. Had Hill found someone as magnetic as Stallone to play Kwon say. Slater joins him, and might just be the single worst thing about the film.
If there's any consolation to be had it's the shootouts and fights, of which there are plenty. Moreover, dialogue is clean, clear and well-prioritized throughout in spite of a few lines that get dragged beneath the ever-erupting chaos and Steve Mazzaro's score makes itself right at home in what could have otherwise been an overcrowded soundscape. But what really makes the movie is what Walter Hill has always been a virtuoso at: excellent fight scenes. Stallone stares down at the submerged body of a man he just killed, and drops the murder weapon right down on top of us. Grain is intact but uneven. Kang do have a lot of deliberately amusing moments together, most of the laughs collected whenever they are driving from one seedy New Orleans location to another, bickering about ethics, the justice system, the difference between Japanese and Koreans, and Mr.
Admittedly, the story needs some refining and there are a couple of moments where a key shot seems to be missing during a climax, a man falls from a rafter and just as he hits the ground, we cut to another scene. But they are betrayed and Louis is stabbed in a bar by the mercenary Keegan while waiting for the payment of the contract. For more about Bullet to the Head and the Bullet to the Head Blu-ray release, see published by Kenneth Brown on June 30, 2013 where this Blu-ray release scored 3. Its barely-there supplemental package is a letdown, though, and the film is largely left to stand on its own. . The extra credit is not, ironically enough, for the Korean actor Sung Kang, even though he is very good, but instead the film's director. But for a theatrical release, it feels decidedly direct-to-video; the sort grizzled old action stars churn out by the half-dozen to keep gas in the tank and food in the fridge.
No time is wasted; the movie gets rolling within the first ten minutes. Jimmy brings Taylor to the shop of his daughter Lisa and she removes the bullet from his shoulder and nurses him. Taylor and Jimmy form the most unlikely partnership to investigate the crimes and after contacting the intermediate Ronnie Earl that had hired Jimmy and Louis, they discover a network of corruption formed by the lawyer Marcus Baptiste and the entrepreneur Robert Nkomo Morel. Bullet to the Head 2012 Bullet to the Head Blu-ray offers solid video and superb audio in this fan-pleasing Blu-ray release After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy. Several scenes suffer from suddenly oversaturated colors Jimmy and Kwon's visit to Lisa's house for one. It isn't even much of a revenge thriller. It's a buddy flick in the vein of Hill's 48 Hrs.
Thomas Jane, who was originally cast in the role , the movie might have reached greater heights. It also just so happens to be for an action movie that looks way better than the one I just watched, which makes the disappointment sting that much more. The criminal masterminds are international fugitive Robert Morel Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Lost and his American lawyer Marcus Baptiste Christian Slater, True Romance , both of whom land themselves on Jimmy's hit list after making the bone-headed decision to kidnap Bobo's daughter, tattoo artist Lisa Bonomo Sarah Shahi, Life. Soon he is shot by two dirty detectives but Jimmy saves his life. Still, too many issues crop up, relatively minor though each one may be, and the results are more unremarkable than you might expect from a newer theatrical release. Based on a true story.
It isn't a bad film as bloody escapism goes. As the out-of-town detective, Taylor Kwon, is trying to piece together the scarce information, Jimmy will have no other choice but to team up with the Korean cop to get to the bottom of it--a difficult decision that will drag the unlikely pair deep into the city's criminal underworld. In New Orleans, the hit men James Bonomo, a. It's a little hard to believe that this is the first time these two men have worked alongside one another, since they've both made their names doing the same general sorts of movies, and both have been kicking around Hollywood for roughly the same length of time. After taking down a routine mark, the hardened New Orleans assassin, Jimmy Bobo, witnesses the gruesome death of his partner by the hand of the unstoppable former mercenary, Keegan.
But they are betrayed and Louis is stabbed in a bar by the mercenary Keegan while waiting for the payment of the contract. There's also lots of fun imagery: such as an underwater shot where Mr. There is also a great shot where Mr. In New Orleans, the hit men James Bonomo, a. Home Entertainment are offering three members a chance to win a copy of director Walter Hill's Bullet to the Head, starring Sylvester Stallone, Sung Kang, Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje, Christian Slater and Jason Momoa. But, as far as I am concerned, there should be a second name plastered right alongside Mr. And Momoa seems to be starring in a different movie entirely, cheesier than even Bullet deserves.
Ignoring the rampant clichés, choppy early '90s editing and wooden character bits, the action is at least fittingly fierce and furious. My personal favorite being an overhead shot of Mr. Kami tidak menyimpan file film tersebut di server sendiri dan kami hanya menempelkan link-link tersebut di website kami. Shahi is quite good but tragically underutilized. But perhaps Hill should be on the ballot too. Soon he is shot by two dirty detectives but Jimmy saves his life.