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The Mechanic

Rating:R (for strong brutal violence throughout, language, some sexual content and nudity)
Genre:Action/Adventure, Drama
Release Date:January 28, 2011
Running time:100 minutes
Cast:Jason Statham, Ben Foster, Donald Sutherland, Tony Goldwyn, Jeff Chase
Director:Simon West
Producer:Robert Chartoff, William Chartoff, Rob Cowan, Marcy Drogin, Avi Lerner
Writer:Karl Gajdusek
Distributor:CBS Films

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Description: Arthur Bishop is a 'mechanic' - an elite assassin with a strict code and unique talent for cleanly eliminating targets. When his mentor and close friend Harry is murdered, Bishop is anything but detached. His next assignment is self-imposed - he wants those responsible dead. His mission grows complicated when Harry's son Steve approaches him with the same vengeful goal and a determination to learn Bishop's trade. A methodical hit man takes an impulsive student deep into his world and a deadly partnership is born. But while in pursuit of their ultimate mark, deceptions threaten to surface and those hired to fix problems become problems themselves.

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