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Hitman (2007) "How does a good man decide when to kill?" asks Timothy Olyphant's killer-for-hire protagonist in the opening minutes of Hitman . But we have a… 2007-11-21 R PT100M Action/Adventure Mystery and Thriller Timothy Olyphant Robert Knepper Dougray Scott 20th Century Fox Film Corporation
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Hitman (2007)

MPAA Rating: R

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Timothy Olyphant, Hitman | D.O.A. Hitman rounds up Timothy Olyphant for what may be the dumbest movie of 2007
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D.O.A. Hitman rounds up Timothy Olyphant for what may be the dumbest movie of 2007
EW's GRADE
D

Details Release Date: Nov 21, 2007; Rated: R; Length: 100 Minutes; Genres: Action/Adventure, Mystery and Thriller; With: Timothy Olyphant; Distributor: 20th Century Fox Film Corporation

''How does a good man decide when to kill?'' asks Timothy Olyphant's killer-for-hire protagonist in the opening minutes of Hitman. But we have a better question for you, Timothy Olyphant: ''How does such a good actor wind up in this witless piece of action schlock?'' Based on a videogame, Hitman could be the year's dumbest movie, thanks to an idiotic premise concerning a group of secretive assassins identifiable only — only? — by the large bar-code tattoos on the backs of their shaved noggins. D

Originally posted Nov 21, 2007 Published in issue #966-967 Nov 30, 2007 Order article reprints