Plot & Details
Based on a true story, 'Killer Elite' races across the globe from Australia to Paris, London and the Middle East in the action-packed account of an ex-special ops agent (Jason Statham) who is lured out of retirement to rescue his mentor (Robert De Niro). To make the rescue, he must complete a near-impossible mission of killing three tough-as-nails assassins with a cunning leader (Clive Owen).
- MPAA Rating: R
- Genre(s): Action
- Run Time: 100min.
- Theatrical Release Date: 09/23/2011
- DVD Release Date: 01/10/2012
- Distributor(s): Open Road
- Director(s): Gary McKendry
- Starring: Jason Statham , Clive Owen , Robert De Niro , Yvonne Strahovski , Dominic Purcell
- Themes: Daring Rescues,On the Run,Mentors,Assassination Plots,Hired Killers
- Tone: Tense,Visceral,Explosive
- Keywords: assassination,mentor,missing-person,on-the-run,retirement,search,tracking [following]
- Country of Origin: USA (09-23-2011)
- Language: English