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Bullet to the Head (2012)

  • Rate: 7.1/10 total 1,030 votes 
  • Genre: Action | Crime | Thriller
  • Release Date: 1 February 2013 (USA)
  • Runtime: 91 min
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Bullet to the Head (2012)

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  • IMDb page: Bullet to the Head (2012)
  • Rate: 7.1/10 total 1,030 votes 
  • Genre: Action | Crime | Thriller
  • Release Date: 1 February 2013 (USA)
  • Runtime: 91 min
  • Filming Location: Louisiana, USA
  • Budget: $55,000,000(estimated)
  • Director: Walter Hill
  • Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Momoa and Christian Slater|See full cast and crew
  • Original Music By: Steve Mazzaro   
  • Soundtrack: Family
  • Sound Mix: Dolby Digital | Datasat | SDDS
  • Plot Keyword: Hitman | Based On Comic | Based On Graphic Novel | Kung Fu | Police Officer

Writing Credits By:

  • Alessandro Camon (screenplay)
  • Alexis Nolent (graphic novel "Du plomb dans la tête") (as Matz)

Known Trivia

  • Wayne Kramer was originally hired to direct in February 2011. After clashing with Stallone over the tone of the film, he left the production and was replaced by Walter Hill on April 11, 2011.
  • Thomas Jane was brought into the project by original director Wayne Kramer. When Kramer left the project, Jane suggested Sylvester Stallone to hire Walter Hill. After Hill took over directorial duties, Joel Silver came on board the project and fired Jane because he wanted an ethnic guy for the other lead role. Sung Kang was subsequently cast.
  • Walter Hill’s first film since Undisputed, 10 years earlier.

Plot: After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy. |  »

Story: After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.

FullCast & Crew

Produced By:

  • Stuart M. Besser known as executive producer
  • Bob Dohrmann known as co-producer
  • Stuart Ford known as executive producer
  • Alfred Gough known as producer
  • Brian Kavanaugh-Jones known as executive producer
  • Alexandra Milchan known as producer
  • Miles Millar known as producer
  • Deepak Nayar known as executive producer
  • Bobby Ranghelov known as executive producer
  • Joel Silver known as producer
  • Courtney Solomon known as executive producer
  • Steven Squillante known as executive producer
  • Kevin King Templeton known as producer

FullCast & Crew:

  • Sylvester Stallone known as Jimmy Bobo
  • Sarah Shahi known as Lisa Bobo
  • Jason Momoa known as Keegan
  • Christian Slater known as Marcus Baptiste
  • Holt McCallany known as Hank Greely
  • Sung Kang known as Taylor Kwon
  • Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje known as Morel
  • Brian Van Holt known as Ronnie Dupaix
  • Jon Seda known as Louis Blanchard
  • Marcus Lyle Brown known as Detective Brown
  • Weronika Rosati known as Lola
  • Dominique DuVernay known as Waitress
  • Dane Rhodes known as Lt. Howard LeBreton
  • Don Thai Theerathada known as Kim (as Don Tai)
  • John L. Armijo known as Medical Examiner
  • Andrew Breland known as Man in Car
  • Don Yesso known as Bartender
  • Darren Sumner known as Detective / Keegan's Mercenary
  • Kristen Beevers known as Costume Party Guest / Bar Patron
  • Bryan Matthews known as Keegans Goon
  • Stephen Livaudais known as Deputy Coroner
  • Kage Havok known as Keegan's Goon
  • Nick Valentino known as Keegans Goon
  • David Mi known as Keegans Goon
  • Jackson Beals known as (uncredited)
  • Kara Bowman known as Paramedic (uncredited)
  • Edward R. Cox known as Costume Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Sarah Detillier known as Bar Patron (uncredited)
  • Julie Ann Doan known as Second Line Participant (uncredited)
  • Donna Duplantier known as Wanda Burton (uncredited)
  • Kasey Emas known as Masked Girl (uncredited)
  • Adrienne Esteen known as Bar Patron (uncredited)
  • Cy Fahrenholtz known as Bar Patron (uncredited)
  • Andrea Frankle known as Masseuse (uncredited)
  • Claire Garrett known as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Dana Michelle Gourrier known as Deputy Coroner (uncredited)
  • Emily D. Haley known as Bar Patron / Woman on the Street (uncredited)
  • John C. Klein known as Bar Patron / Second Liner (uncredited)
  • Robert Larriviere known as Forensic Scientist (uncredited)
  • Kortney Manns known as Security goon: N0 2 (uncredited)
  • Ken Massey known as Keegans Mercenary (uncredited)
  • Blaire Noonan known as High Society Party: Cat Girl (uncredited)
  • Alyshia Ochse known as Bird Lady (uncredited)
  • Gustavo I. Ortiz known as Upscale Bar Patron (uncredited)
  • Johnny Otto known as Detective (uncredited)
  • Danyiell Oviedo known as (uncredited)
  • Michael Patrick Rogers known as Bicycle Rider (uncredited)
  • Ross Rouillier known as Cook / Jaguar Driver (uncredited)
  • Terry Lee Smith known as Party Guest (uncredited)
  • Brittany Soileau known as (uncredited)
  • Aspen Steib known as (uncredited)
  • Eric Stratemeier known as Security Car Goon #1 (uncredited)
  • Jordan Sudduth known as (uncredited)
  • Errol Suleyman known as Bunny (uncredited)
  • Michelle Torres known as (uncredited)
  • Glen Warner known as Criminal (uncredited)
  • Teri Wyble known as Belle #1 (uncredited)
  • Elvin Yoshida known as Asian Businessman (uncredited)



Supporting Department

Makeup Department:
  • Nikki I Brown known as makeup artist
  • Daina Daigle known as hair stylist
  • Scott H. Eddo known as makeup department head
  • Stacy Kelly known as key makeup artist
  • Jack Lazzaro known as makeup artist
  • Melizah Schmidt known as key hair stylist
  • Rick Stratton known as tattoos
  • Aimee Stuit known as third makeup artist
  • Katelyn Tyree known as contact lens technician
  • Nicole Venables known as department head hairstylist

Art Department:

  • Michael Arena known as greens key
  • Cecile Aymami known as on-set painter
  • Cecile Aymami known as sign writer
  • William Burck known as prop maker
  • Dirk Clark known as construction gangboss
  • James Doh known as storyboard artist
  • Sarah Forrest known as set designer
  • Robert 'Rock' Galotti known as property master: second unit
  • Lara Graffunder known as construction accountant/buyer
  • Allison Hilder known as painter
  • Audrey A. Johnson known as assistant property master
  • Kent H. Johnson known as property master/weapons supervisor
  • Michael A. Johnson known as leadman
  • Heather Korman known as set dresser
  • Nicole LaBranche known as graphic artist
  • Sidney J. Lambert known as set dresser
  • Christopher Leach known as carpenter
  • Kristin Lekki known as art department coordinator
  • Joe McCusker known as construction coordinator
  • Alixandra Petrovich known as on-set dresser
  • Paul Pitalo known as set dresser
  • Mike Scherschel known as props
  • Victoria St. Pierre known as scenic artist




Production Companies:

  • Dark Castle Entertainment (in association with)
  • IM Global (in association with)
  • After Dark Films (in association with)
  • Automatik Entertainment
  • EMJAG Productions
  • Millar Gough Ink
  • Silver Reel

Other Companies:

  • Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment  camera car
  • Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment  camera cranes
  • Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment  camera dollies
  • Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment  remote camera systems
  • Chapman/Leonard Studio Equipment  stabilized remote camera systems
  • Cineworks Digital Studios  HD dailies telecine transfer
  • Coulon Casting  casting (as Louisiana Casting)
  • Cutting Edge Group  music services
  • DW Films  in cooperation with
  • Danetracks  sound design and editorial
  • Danetracks  sound design
  • Danetracks  sound editorial
  • De Lane Lea  ADR recording
  • Dolby Laboratories  sound mix
  • Event Restroom  restrooms
  • Film Production Capital  tax credit financing
  • Hollywood Trucks  Entertainment Transportation
  • Louisiana Entertainment  state film office
  • Pivotal Post  Avid HD Editing Equipment Provided By
  • Second Line Stages  sound stages
  • Silver Screen Supply  climate control
  • Silver Screen Supply  high end picture cars
  • Silver Screen Supply  location equipment/rentals
  • Silver Screen Supply  portable power systems and cables


  • Buena Vista International (2013) (Italy) (theatrical)
  • Constantin Film (2012) (Germany) (theatrical)
  • Entertainment One Benelux (2013) (Netherlands) (theatrical)
  • Entertainment One (2013) (Canada) (theatrical)
  • Entertainment One (2013) (UK) (theatrical)
  • Golden Village Pictures (2013) (Singapore) (theatrical)
  • Icon Film Distribution (2013) (Australia) (theatrical)
  • MVP Entertainment (2013) (Singapore) (theatrical)
  • Metropolitan Filmexport (2012) (France) (theatrical)
  • Warner Bros. Pictures (2012) (USA) (theatrical)
  • Aurum Producciones (2013) (Spain) (all media)
  • E Stars Films (2012) (China) (all media)
  • IM Global (2012) (worldwide) (all media) (sales)
  • Mongkol Major (2013) (Thailand) (all media)
  • Pinema (2012) (Turkey) (all media)



Other Stuff

Special Effects:

  • Christov Effects and Design
  • Lola Visual Effects (visual effects)
  • Pixel Playground

Visual Effects by:

  • Holli Alvarado known as flame artist
  • Spencer Armajo known as flame artist
  • Eran Barnea known as visual effects
  • Travis Baumann known as graphics designer
  • Travis Baumann known as visual effects artist
  • Jamie Baxter known as visual effects artist
  • Sam Bollinger known as visual effects editor
  • Danny Braet known as visual effects supervisor: CFE
  • Roy Chang known as compositor
  • Chad E. Collier known as data technician: Method Studios
  • Janice Barlow Collier known as technical administrator: Method Studios
  • Christopher Custodio known as visual effects artist
  • Glenn Richard Côté known as visual effects supervisor
  • Samuel M. Dabbs known as digital compositor
  • Rif Dagher known as cg effects supervisor
  • John R.C. Davis known as visual effects production manager: duMonde Visual Effects, LLC
  • Tom Daws known as flame artist
  • Richard Edlund known as visual effects supervisor
  • Jayne Feiner known as visual effects coordinator
  • Phillip Feiner known as visual effects supervisor
  • Edwin Gamez known as compositor
  • Demitre Garza known as flame artist
  • Jim Hillin known as digital compositor: Prologue Films
  • Eli Jarra known as digital compositor
  • Paulina Kuszta known as visual effects producer
  • Samuel P. Larson known as compositor
  • Cory Lee known as compositor: Pixel Playground
  • Don Lee known as visual effects supervisor: Pixel Playground
  • Kim Lee known as visual effects producer: Pixel Playground
  • Gregory D. Liegey known as visual effects supervisor: Method Studios
  • Jack Lilburn known as visual effects producer: Method Studios
  • Cornelia Magas known as compositor
  • Darin McCormick-Millett known as visual effects producer
  • Ross Newton known as cg supervisor: Pixel Plaground
  • Helena Packer known as visual effects supervisor
  • Adam Wong Perez known as roto painter
  • Hanna Reduto known as compositor: Pixel Playground
  • Olivier Sarda known as compositor
  • Mark Sawicki known as visual effects photography
  • Matt Seckman known as lead compositor
  • Den Serras known as roto/paint supervisor: Deluxe
  • Tammy Sutton known as senior compositor
  • Diana Marie Wells known as compositor
  • Diana Marie Wells known as film painter

Release Date:

  • Italy 14 November 2012 (Rome Film Festival)
  • Singapore 31 January 2013
  • Bulgaria 1 February 2013
  • Ireland 1 February 2013
  • UK 1 February 2013
  • USA 1 February 2013
  • Russia 7 February 2013
  • Estonia 22 February 2013
  • Belgium 27 February 2013
  • France 27 February 2013
  • Germany 7 March 2013
  • Netherlands 7 March 2013
  • Denmark 14 March 2013
  • Portugal 14 March 2013
  • Spain 22 March 2013
  • Italy 4 April 2013
  • Australia 18 April 2013
  • New Zealand 18 April 2013

MPAA: Rated R for strong violence, bloody images, language, some nudity and brief drug use



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