The Killer Elite Poster

Release Date: April 4th, 2004

DVD Release Date: February 23rd, 1999

PG|2 hr 2 min

Plot Summary
Friends George Hansen (Robert Duvall) and Mike Locken (James Caan) are hit men who do contract jobs for a company called Com-Teg, associated with the CIA. Bu, when George gets a better offer from the competition, he turns on Mike, breaking his elbow and shoulder. It takes Mike a long time and a lot of physical therapy to get back on the job, but he does -- and coincidentally finds himself protecting a client whom Hansen and his gang are simultaneously being paid to assassinate.

Cast: James Caan, Robert Duvall, Gig Young, Arthur Hill, Mako , Bo Hopkins, Burt Young, Tom Clancy

Director: Sam Peckinpah

Genres: Action

Production Co: Persky-Bright Productions

Keywords: Revenge, Friend, 1970s, Rivalry, Hospital, Amusing