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Killers (2010)

PG-13 | | Action, Comedy, Romance | 4 June 2010 (USA)
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A vacationing woman meets her ideal man, leading to a swift marriage. Back at home, however, their idyllic life is upset when they discover their neighbors could be assassins who have been contracted to kill the couple.

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Spencer Aimes is just your average, undercover, government-hired super-assassin accustomed to a life of exotic European locales, flashy sports cars and even flashier women. But when he meets Jen Kornfeldt, a beautiful, fun-loving computer tech recovering from a bad break-up, he finds true love...and happily trades international intrigue for domestic bliss. Three years later, Spencer and Jen are still enjoying a picture-perfect marriage - that is, until the morning after Spencer's 30th birthday. That's when Spencer and Jen learn he's the target of a multi-million dollar hit. Even worse, the hired killers have been stalking the happy couple for years, and could be anyone: friends, neighbors, the grocery store clerk, even that crabby old guy shuffling across the street. Now Spencer and Jen are on the run for their lives. As their suburban paradise turns into a paranoid game of dodge-the-bullet, they must find out who wants Spencer dead and why, all the while trying to save their marriage... Written by Lionsgate

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Rated PG-13 for violent action, sexual material and language | See all certifications »

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4 June 2010 (USA)  »

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$75,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$15,837,266 (USA) (6 June 2010)

Gross:

$47,059,963 (USA)
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Weapons featured in the film included a Colt 1911 pistol; a Glock 21 handgun regularly used by Spencer Aimes though he refers to it as a Glock 45; a Magnum Research Inc. Mark VII Desert Eagle handgun used by Jennifer Kornfeldt; a Walther 9mm P99 handgun aimed at Spencer Aimes on a yacht; a M1911-type pistol used by Mr. Kornfeldt; a two-tone SIG-Sauer P228 pistol; a Benelli M4 Super 90 twelve gauge shotgun; a Browning O/U 12 gauge over/under shotgun; Heckler & Koch sub-machine guns makes MP7, UMP45, and MP5SD; a Colt M4A1 Carbine - 5.56 x 45 mm rifle; and a Mk 12 SPR (Special Purpose Rifle). See more »

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When Spencer points the Glock at the head of his friend after the fight and the friend is taped to the chair and after they get done talking about the dog you hear the sound of a hammer being cocked. There is no external hammer on a Glock pistol so it cannot be thumb-cocked. See more »

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Jen Kornfeldt: Really? You wanna poke mama bear right now, that seems like a *good* idea?
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Whoomp! (There It Is)
Written by Stephen Gibson and Cecil Glenn
Performed by Tag Team
Courtesy of DM Records, Inc.
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Made with the best intentions...
2 June 2010 | by (Belgium) – See all my reviews

Let's start of with saying that Robert Luketic knows how to direct, the pace in the movie is good, he never takes this film to serious and he know how to film a couple of good scenes.

Katherine Heigl has shown to us that she can be funny in comedies, check the ugly truth if you need proof. Ashton Kutcher however.. is not good. Which hurts the film because he's the leading man in this film. They've made better actors then him do straight to DVD films.

I don't want to spoil much about the movie, however the trailer practically tells the whole story and shows some of the best bits of the film. But the pace is good, sometimes it's funny and the action was good. But it has all been done before and in better films.

So it's not rubbish, but it's not good either. I recommend you wait until it's released on DVD and hope that Knight and day will be better.


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