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R| 1 hr. 42 min.

Plot Summary
Crime Boss Bart (Bob Hoskins) raises orphan Danny (Jet Li) with no knowledge of anything other than how to fight, using him as an enforcer when debts must be collected. Planning to enter Danny into a fight tournament and retire with the prize money, Bart disappears after a deadly drive-by shooting. Danny flees and takes shelter with kindly piano tuner Sam (Morgan Freeman). Away from Bart's abusive control, Danny learns how to live like a human and begins investigating his past.

Cast: Jet Li , Bob Hoskins , Morgan Freeman , Kerry Condon , Michael Jenn , Vincent Regan , Dylan Brown , Phyllida Law

Director: Louis Leterrier

Genres: Action, Drama

Distributor: Focus Features

Unleashed (2005)

Release Date: May 13th, 2005|1 hr. 42 min.

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critic reviews (10)
fan reviews ( 0 )
  • 63
    Peter Travers Rolling Stone

    Li is action poetry in motion. Damn them for spoiling our popcorn fun with salty tear-jerking. show more

  • 75
    Peter Hartlaub San Francisco Chronicle

    When Danny takes off his collar for the last time, Besson's plan becomes clear: You may have paid for an hour and a half of escapist entertainment, but he just provided something much better. show more

  • 63
    Mike Clark USA Today

    Ultimately, the movie doesn't make it, but there's enough going on to make it more arf than barf. show more

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