In fact, I think this movie should be shown at police headquarters all over Mexico. You will not be disappointed. This film was a big hit and received almost positive reviews from critics. As the story progresses, Despite the best efforts of Creasy, Pita is kidnapped. And no one can stop him. My job is to arrange the meeting. Quinnell of same name, in this film in Mexico City, a previous professional killer swears retribution on the individuals who submitted an unspeakable demonstration against the family he was contracted to guard them.
I swear you'll be cheering as you watch Denzel Washington dispatch the wrong doers. This film is based on a novel by A. Man on Fire is a 2004 released action drama thriller movie directed by Tony Scott and written by Brian Helgeland while film features stars like Denzel Washington, Christopher Walken, Dakota Fanning in lead roles. 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. It's a sad truth that our police system is as rotten as a 3 month old corpse.
With these and many other masterful plot twists, director Tony Scott and screenwriter Brian Helgeland, will keep you guessing and on the edge of your seat. Creasy's new-found purpose in life is shattered when Pita is kidnapped. Exquisite direction and flawless acting make this a very entertaining and often moving film. Creasy continues following his leads bent upon revenge. I really enjoyed the film,and had me hooked from start to finish.
With the help of a local reporter, Creasy cuts a wide swath of vengeance and blood, across Mexico City in his search for young Pita. . This is also a film for action movie lovers as it has its fair share of bullets, rockets and revenge. This incarnation of the movie stars a great cast with, Denzel Washington, Dakota Fanning, Marc Anthony, Christopher Walken and Mickey Rourke. Movie Year : 2004 Movie Genres : Action Adventure Crime Drama Thriller ImdbRating : 7. 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.
Despite being seriously wounded during the kidnapping, he vows to kill anyone involved in or profiting from the kidnapping. Creasy's newfound purpose in life is shattered when Pita is kidnapped. We should have someone like Creasy, Denzel Washington's character. The film is awesome, see it, rent it, buy it or whatever. A story of ultimate greed that backfires is offset against a childs innocence and love. 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. Pita Ramos, played by Dakota Fanning, is the child of a wealthy businessman and to satisfy his insurance company her father must hire a bodyguard for her.
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. In one six-day period, there were twenty-four abductions, leading many to hire bodyguards for their children. The sound track along with finely shot hand-held camera work was exquisite. But slowly, she chips away at his seemingly impenetrable exterior, his defenses drop, and he opens up to her. Due to the awesome screen-play film scored 7. Kidnapping is flourishing industry down here at least in the big cities.
After being released from the hospital he is haunted by the images of the kidnapping and takes it upon himself to try to get the little girl back. During the kidnapping Creasy is seriously injured. Creasy's art is death, and he is about to paint his masterpiece. He is led to a corrupt local police force and eventually on to those who masterminded the plot and the man who carried it out. Some of the editing is a bit fuzzy. 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.
This movie delivers some great action, suspense and more than enough plot twists to keep you interested throughout. Storyline: A wave of kidnappings has swept through Mexico, feeding a growing sense of panic among its wealthier citizens, especially parents. An apparent error in the delivery of the ransom money to the kidnappers, seems to get the hostage, Pita, killed. Creasy is not interested in being a bodyguard, especially to a youngster, but for lack of something better to do, he accepts the assignment. His performance is nothing short of Excellent. This is by far one of the better made movies and didn't leave me disappointed at all.