R | | Action, Crime, Drama
A humble businessman with a buried past seeks justice when his daughter is killed in an act of terrorism. A cat-and-mouse conflict ensues with a government official, whose past may hold clues to the killers' identities.
Despite the change from the novel's original title of "The Chinaman", Quan is still referred to as such 6 times in the film.
Quan Ngoc Minh:
Politicians and terrorists, they are just 2 ends of the same snake.
Quan Ngoc Minh: What's the difference?
Liam Hennessy: There is a difference.
Liam Hennessy: One end bites and the other doesn't.
In beginning of movie when Quan's daughter gets in his car, he is wearing his seat belt. While driving neither one of them is wearing a seat belt. When they stop, they are both wearing seat belts.
The title is shown as a series of Asian-language characters before it changes into its English title.
AUD 132,211 (Australia) (15 October 2017)
$34,393,507 (USA) (21 December 2017)
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