Bangkok Dangerous (2008)

The hitman has become the target

Blu-ray, 1h 39min
Rating: 5.4
Votes: 53819
Languages: English, Thai
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Thailand
Music: Brian Tyler

Plot outline

A hitman who's in Bangkok to pull off a series of jobs violates his personal code when he falls for a local woman and bonds with his errand boy.

Personal notes



A hitman who's in Bangkok to pull off a series of jobs violates his personal code when he falls for a local woman and bonds with his errand boy. -

Joe is a professional hit man who picks someone off the street to do his errands, and after he is finished kills that person. His next assignment takes him to Bangkok, and as usual, he finds a street-wise guy named Kong to help him. After Kong has a close call and learns who Joe is, Kong asks him to train him and he does. Joe also meets a local girl who is deaf and spends time with her. However, Joe has a hard time keeping his other life from her. It also appears that the person who hired Joe, breaks his rule of complete anonymity and tries to find him. -

Joe, an international hit man who follows a simple code, arrives in Bangkok for his last contract - four kills and then retirement. He hires Kong, a local street hustler, to run his errands, and he gets to work. By the second hit, Joe has started violating his four rules, losing his anonymity, leaving behind traces, and getting emotionally involved. Only one rule remains intact: don't ask questions. Can Joe regain his footing and get out alive?

The American professional assassin was hired by the Thai mafia boss to do the assignment by killing four people. The assassin get the order by the pickpocket who later becomes his disciple. Everything looks alright, but after the third target killing. Joe found that he was betrayed, he decided to quit the job. However, when he was hunt and his disciple was caught as the hostage. The assassin decided to end all of the problem and give the gang's payback. - Kankawin25013

The hit man Joe is a professional killer with a peculiar code of honor and modus-operandi. He travels to Bangkok to kill four persons and he hires the smalltime hoodlum Kong to help him in his job. When he meets the deaf and dumb Fon in a pharmacy, he falls in love with her and breaks his code. Further, he teaches Kong how to become a hit man. But when Kong is abducted by Surat, who had hired Joe for the assignment in Bangkok, he is forced to betray Joe. But the hit man decides to rescue Kong in his last job. - Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

One more mission separates Joe, the lone contract killer, from an affluent retirement and a peaceful life. Hired to assassinate four targets in bustling Bangkok, once more, Joe must stick to his code and the rules that kept him alive to get the job done; however, for the first time, Joe decides to enlist the help of a new assistant and protégé: the local Thai hustler, Kong. Before long, Joe starts breaking the rules one by one--and what seemed like an ordinary assignment--it may very well be his last. Can Joe make it one piece in the seedy underbelly of dangerous Bangkok? - Nick Riganas