The Hitman is an action packed movie that stars Chuck Norris that was filmed in the United States. Chuck Norris plays a cop by the name of Cliff Garrett who is wounded in a drug bust that has gone bad. Physicians revive him in the emergency room while the emergency room is on lockdown and the public is led to believe he passed on. Garrett receives a new identity and becomes a hit man by the name of Danny Grogan. On a mission he befriends a fatherless boy who lives near him and this kid changes his life forever. After spending much time with this kid whose mother works more often that not he forms an attachment to the kid. He teaches the boy named Tim how to defend himself on the streets. His past comes back to haunt him and he must figure out a way to deal with things before they get out of control before his real identity is revealed.