Later, at a bar, Blanchard is murdered by another hitman, Keegan, who also attempts to kill Bobo but fails. A director's cut lasting 136 minutes screened at some festivals. Kwon meets with Lieutenant Lebreton to ask for his help, but Lebreton tries to kill him, as he is also on Morel's payroll. As they escape, the boat breaks down, and Paul becomes distressed over losing the gold. Hill stated: The real truth is these movies are all foreign driven.
Meanwhile, Keegan learns about Lisa and kidnaps her. These things have to be leavened with humor. The producing team previously produced the film. They meet Luke, a hitman working for Leong, who dreams of escaping Vietnam with Sally, a Leong has kidnapped and forced into prostitution. Jimmy Bobo, and Louis Blanchard execute the dirty cop Hank Greely in a hotel room.
Ben travels back to Hong Kong and is reunited with Jane, who has given birth to a child. Morel then calls Bobo and offers to trade Lisa for the flash drive. Afterwards, Bobo shoots him in the head. Paul is indifferent and kicks Ben out. Bullet in the Head Directed by Produced by John Woo Written by John Woo Patrick Leung Janet Chun Starring Music by Cinematography Wilson Chan Horace Wong Ardy Lam Somchai Kittikun Edited by John Woo David Wu Distributed by Golden Princess Film Production Co.
The film stars , , , , , and. They decide to go to Vietnam, as they have heard that there is money to be made as smugglers due to the war. Woo has described this project as his equivalent of , as it had the same exhausting and draining effect on him as that film had on. Bobo kills him and saves Kwon. Keegan escapes and swears revenge on Bobo.
Bobo leaves, and when Kwon tries to follow him, he is attacked by corrupt cops who were ordered by Morel to prevent Kwon from further investigating about Greely. Audiences surveyed by gave the film a grade B- on scale of A to F. Also, frankly, it gives you better avenue to work in humor. After the wedding Ben and Frank attack Ringo in retaliation and Frank gets carried away and kills him. But at the same time, the jokes are funny but the bullets are real. Filming The Vietnam exteriors were shot in , and the interiors were shot in at the Cinema City Studio.
They hide from the Vietcong and Paul urges Frank to be quiet, but he continues to scream in pain and fear, and Paul finally shoots him in the back of the head to silence him. Bobo later confronts Kwon, who admits to having tampered with Bobo's gun, nearly causing his death. When he sent me this, there was a feeling on both our parts, that if this was ever going to happen — us working together — we better sit down and do it. Jimmy brings Taylor to the shop of his daughter Lisa and she removes the bullet from his shoulder and nurses him. Ben witnesses this, and when he tries to save a child Paul shoots them both and escapes. Sylvester Stallone then called Walter Hill who had just had a movie fall apart six weeks before that he had been trying to do for a year.
Ben confronts him over his actions, showing him Frank's skull and blaming him for what happened to him. I don't know how much of it creeps into the edges and helps you or how much of it is just by design. Alexandra Milchan, , , and Kevin King-Templeton produced the film. Reception Box office In Hong Kong, the film grossed 8,545,123 — a disaster when considering its large budget. Detective Taylor Kwon Sung Kang senses a connection between the two killings and seeks out Bobo, who subsequently saves Kwon from an assassination attempt. Frank, who is wounded, follows him and begs for help.
It actually reinforces the action. They meet with Paul and decide to flee Hong Kong to escape the police. Some of it spills into the movie. Sly is an actor but he's a star and he's been a star for a very long time. They find themselves on the pier where they played together as children. The four men attempt to save her, a plan which goes wrong and culminates in a shootout in the nightclub.