An action packed film that will bring you excitement at every corner and bring a “Bullet to the Head”. Ex-con James Aka: “Jimmy Bobo” Bonomo (Sylvester Stallone) and his partner Louis Blanchard (Jon Seda) are hired to perform a hit on ex-DC police officer Hank Greely (Holt McCallany) to recover some important information that was needed for their prospective employers.
Washington DC police officer Detective Taylor Kwon (Sung Kang) is called to New Orleans to investigate the murder of former officer Hank Greely when he comes upon clues that lead him to Jimmy Bobo. After an unfortunate situation Taylor is forced to team up with Jimmy to try and take down the mercenary Keegan (Jason Momoa) and his high up contacts of Robert Nkomo Morel (Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje) and Marcus Baptiste (Christian Slater).
When things start to heat up for Jimmy, his daughter Lisa Bonomo (Sarah Shahi) is forced into the middle of a battle that brings him and Taylor to face off against Keegan and his evil investors. This series of events leads into an action packed film that will leave you guessing until the end.
Director Walter Hill brings Alexis Nolent’s graphic Novel "Du plomb dans la tête" to the big screen with huge explosions and lots of action. A very intriguing storyline that keeps you entertained at every moment. This well written storyline was performed nicely on the screen and brought the graphics to life.
A wonderful film that will keep you entertained at every corner. It has plenty of action and violence that will amaze you with a big bang. Along with an original storyline that is fantastic and entertaining, this motion picture will keep you intrigued throughout.
Final Grade: I give this a B-, for an excellent storyline and plenty of action.
Director: Walter Hill
Runtime: 91 minutes (1 hour and 31 minutes)
MPAA Rating: Rated R for strong violence, bloody images, language, some nudity and brief drug use.
Production Company: Warner Brothers Pictures, and Dark Castle Entertainment.
Release Date: February, 1st, 2013