Added blood and gore in there, but brought the realistic nature of what happens to the front of the film, and even had a tear jerker ending for many people i should think. The film is just based on actual facts and some characters are not fictional, a fact that adds up to the shock that i was having during and after the film. Creasy's friend Rayburn brings him to Mexico City to be a bodyguard to nine-year-old Pita Ramos, daughter of industrialist Samuel Ramos and his wife Lisa. You will not be disappointed. Despite being seriously wounded during the kidnapping, he vows to kill anyone.
Post it in , they would appreciate the traffic. Exquisite direction and flawless acting make this a very entertaining and often moving film. Denzel Washington plays one of his most engaging and emotional roles to date, and the rest of the cast perform beautifully. Washington and of course Christopher Walken they both exceed the challenge of showing the darkest sides of humanity trying to move to the light. If you are fond of both actors and of somewhat deranged films, you still haven't watched your favorite one yet. Do not post longboarding related content. Dakota Fanning is rapidly becoming a staple in movie that require a child with an old soul personality and she has never disappointed me with her talent.
Kidnapping is flourishing industry down here at least in the big cities. The film is excellent, the acting by both Denzel and Dakota she will go sky high, trust me on that are just fabulous, and the plot is mind blowing. This is the place for you of your over 30 and still at it!. Some of the editing is a bit fuzzy. Had enough action to satisfy an fan, and yet the plot was very good. It doesnt matter if your can barely ollie, or if your rockin the local halfpipes. A wave of kidnappings has swept through Mexico, feeding a growing sense of panic among its wealthier citizens, especially parents.
In fact, I think this movie should be shown at police headquarters all over Mexico. Christopher Walken is of course superb in his part although he did not appear as often as I would have liked. The film is awesome, see it, rent it, buy it or whatever. I swear you'll be cheering as you watch Denzel Washington dispatch the wrong doers. Want to start up again and want to know what its like to start skating at 40? The sound track along with finely shot hand-held camera work was exquisite. The are always chances a movie won't hold ones beliefs as well as another, but I felt that rhythm of this picture and the timing was excellent.
But slowly, she chips away at his seemingly impenetrable exterior, his defenses drop, and he opens up to her. The location of Mexico City adds a feel of seediness and corruption which in itself is an eye opener. Christ Alfred David Barbara K. I really enjoyed the film,and had me hooked from start to finish. A story of ultimate greed that backfires is offset against a childs innocence and love.
Description movie Man on Fire 2004: In Mexico City, a former assassin swears vengeance on those who committed an unspeakable act against the family he was hired to protect. Trust me, in the end you will have a weird and inexplicable feeling. This is by far one of the better made movies and didn't leave me disappointed at all. Rent this film, buy this film, just go out and watch this film. It's a sad truth that our police system is as rotten as a 3 month old corpse.
It angers me to read in the news how killers, kidnappers and other slime go free by paying a laughable fine or live like kings inside prison cells. I actually wish real life kidnappers could suffer the same fate as the one's Creasy did his fine job upon. The movie starts out a bit slow but the pace picks up frantically by the second half. . Creasy's new-found purpose in life is shattered when Pita is kidnapped. Seen many reviews, slating the film, but to be fair, most the films that get bad reviews, turn out to be some of the best.
A bodyguard turned vengeful vigilante. Do not post anything about video games. I'm a Mexican and was in the least offended by it. Creasy barely tolerates the precocious child and her pestering questions about him and his life. It is a must watch for anyone.
His performance is nothing short of Excellent. Lewalski Lawrence Lipking George M. Creasy is not interested in being a bodyguard, especially to a youngster, but for lack of something better to do, he accepts the assignment. Want to know what it feels like to kickflip off a loading dock at 35. All in all, a truly gripping film from beginning to end. This is also a film for action movie lovers as it has its fair share of bullets, rockets and revenge. In one six-day period, there were twenty-four abductions, leading many to hire bodyguards for their children.
We should have someone like Creasy, Denzel Washington's character. . . . .