Essential Killing

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"Run to live... kill to survive."
  • R
  • 2010
  • 1 hr 23 min
  • 6.1  (7,696)

In this 2010 Polish fictional film that takes a humanizing look at those the world labels terrorists, a young Taliban fighter is taken as a prisoner of war, but manages to escape from his American and European captors during a transfer to another facility in a country far from his home. Forced to kill in order to protect his own life, Mohammed now finds himself in a dangerous world in a country he does not understand and amongst people whose language he does not speak. In the process, he may realize that the motivations behind the organization he has devoted his life to fighting for may not be as they seem.

Essential Killing
Essential Killing
Essential Killing

Trailer - 1 min 41 sec

Description
In this 2010 Polish fictional film that takes a humanizing look at those the world labels terrorists, a young Taliban fighter is taken as a prisoner of war, but manages to escape from his American and European captors during a transfer to another facility in a country far from his home. Forced to kill in order to protect his own life, Mohammed now finds himself in a dangerous world in a country he does not understand and amongst people whose language he does not speak. In the process, he may realize that the motivations behind the organization he has devoted his life to fighting for may not be as they seem.

Essential Killing is a 2010 thriller with a runtime of 1 hour and 23 minutes. It has received moderate reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 6.1.

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  • Release Date
    2010
  • MPAA Rating
    R
  • Runtime
    1 hr 23 min
  • Language
    English
  • IMDB Rating
    6.1  (7,696)