- 1 hr 38 min
The Contractor is an action packed movie about a former CIA agent and the lengths he goes to clear his name from wrong doing. James Dial(Wesley Snipes) use to work for the CIA, but after a job goes wrong; he decides to retire. His life now consists of taking care of his horses on his ranch. Out of the blue, his former boss, Jeremy Collins(Ralph Brown) calls and offers an opportunity that he cannot refuse. Not only will this opportunity restore his reputation, but he will get the man he was after a few years ago that got away. Dial takes the job and heads to London. Terrorist Ali Muhmud Jahar(Nikolai Sotirov) has been arrested and Collins wants Dial to kill him instead of letting the police take care of him. Dial gets ready to take the shot, but Jahar's head is covered, making it difficult to get a clear shot. This causes a delay until Dial sees Jahar in the window and shoots him dead. The other part of the job was to get away without being seen. This does not happen, the getaway car is seen and Dial is captured on video. In the process of getting away, Dial is hit and the driver is killed. Dial manages to make it to the safe house and with the help of a little girl, Emily(Eliza Bennett) tends to his injuries. In the meantime, Collins is angry at Dial for being seen. To get even, he blames him for the murder of the Chief Superintendent. Dial does everything he can to clear his name, in the process saves the inspector who happens to be the daughter of the murdered Chief Superintendent. Dial clears his name and returns back to his ranch. He sends two plane tickets to Emily and her grandmother to come and visit him at his ranch to ride the horses.