• The Transporter (2002)

The Transporter

Release Date: October 11th, 2002

DVD Release Date: April 15th, 2003

PG-13 |1 hr 32 min

Plot Summary

Ex-Special Forces operator Frank Martin (Jason Statham) lives what seems to be a quiet life along the French Mediterranean, hiring himself out as a mercenary transporter who moves goods - human or otherwise - from one place to another. No questions asked. Dangerous complications ensue when he is hired to kidnap the feisty daughter of a lethal Chinese crime lord who's smuggling his fellow countrymen into France.

Cast: Jason Statham, Shu Qi, François Berléand, Matt Schulze, Ric Young, Doug Rand, Didier Saint Melin, Vincent Nemeth

Director: Corey Yuen

Genres: Thriller , Action

Production Co: EuropaCorp, TF1 Films Productions

Distributors: 20th Century Fox

Keywords: Rescue , Emotional , Daughter , Car , Investigation , Rivalry , 2000s , Transformation , Office

Ratings & Reviews

  • 75
    Jami BernardNew York Daily News

    Kinetic, meaningless and fun. show more

  • 88
    Wesley MorrisBoston Globe

    The best movie Steven Seagal never made. Except that Statham, while just as marked for death, is harder to kill. show more

  • 75
    Steven ReaPhiladelphia Inquirer

    A thoroughly satisfying mix of mayhem and mindless fun. show more

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