Hitman Synopsis
An assassin flees across Eastern Europe after getting caught up in a political conspiracy.
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Chicago Sun-Times

By Roger Ebert
Hitman stands right on the threshold between video games and art. On the wrong side of the threshold, but still, give it credit.
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50

The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

By Rick Groen
It's all meant, I suppose, to conjure up cold visions of Terminators and Robocops past, or, in this post-9/11 world, of bin Ladens and...
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50

San Francisco Chronicle

By Peter Hartlaub
Not a spectacular movie, but the action scenes are well shot, there's no shortage of R-rated gore and the plot moves along quickly enough...
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50

New York Daily News

By Jack Mathews
As a movie on its own, it's simple monotony. Olyphant, affecting Clint Eastwood's Dirty Harry voice, is about as menacing as Mr. Clean, and...
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50

Premiere

Ultimately Hitman is about bullets, blood, and bombs. For die-hard fans of the videogame, there is much to relish in terms of cobblestone...
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50

Chicago Tribune

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Here’s all you really need to know before the opening credits roll in Hitman: There’s going to be a lot of bloodshed. And that’s a good...
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50

TV Guide

By Maitland McDonagh
This violent action is stylish but painfully formulaic, even by the undemanding standards of video-game narratives.
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38

Boston Globe

By Ty Burr
There have been plenty of movies adapted from video games before, but Hitman may be the first one that actually feels like a computer wrote...
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30

The Hollywood Reporter

By Kirk Honeycutt
All the while, the music screams and clamors like an ignored child because director Xavier Gens and writer Skip Woods can't pump suspense...
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25

Entertainment Weekly

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Based on a videogame, Hitman could be the year's dumbest movie.
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IS IT POSSIBLE FOR PEOPLE TO REVIEW AFTER THEY SEE THE MOVIE?

By ojeanyc
PLEASE THIS IS NOT A DISCUSSION BOARD, WATCH THE MOVIE THEN REVIEW IT....

Mayhem and boobies

By Jaycee5
If you are a limp-wristed intellectual "wannabe" that actually thinks that LIONS FOR LAMBS was a "thought provoking social commentary on current events" you will not like HITMAN. Stay home or go...

really boring

By Topia27
when I decided to go and watch this movie I seriously thought it was going to be atleast good.But after the first ten minutes of the movie, I was already bored. I even saw people leaving the room...

Just Awful

By redyeah
Horrible, not even worth ellaborating. Timothy Olyphant needs to give up acting....

Preview not Review

By moviebuff23451
To the bumbass who obviously needs to read the definition of review again your example was a preview not a review...

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Hitman.

By Daydream
Hitman was made basing the action and story on the popular video game "Hitman". I wasnt really excited to see this movie and I realized why after I walked out. There isnt much of a storyline, except...

Hit Me with Your Best Shot

By Russian Hill_23
The main reason I went to see this flick -- Timothy Olyphant. (And, I love movies like this one.) Olyphant is quite serious in his role, but does well as Agent 47. Mesmerizing eyes and that...

Fresh Aspect

By MysteryScienceTheatre3000
This is a movie worth watching in theatre. Most people who have already played the video game will obviously appreciate it much more. It definitely appeals to a younger crowd. Older Critics like...

Just got back

By doubs
The Movie was very good. The actor who played 47 was outstanding. It was a good adaptation of the game for the most part. i can see additional movies made in the future....

More Info

Rated R | For strong bloody violence, language and some sexuality/nudity
What Parents Need to Know
Common Sense Media says Not for kids 17 and under Violent, video game-based mayhem. Pass.
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