The best Jason Statham movies
Jason Michael Statham (Sydenham, London, September 12, 1967), is a British film actor, known for his roles in the films of Guy Ritchie Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels, Blitz, Snatch and Revolver, as well as in Crank , 1 and 2, and the trilogy of The Transporter.
The mechanic (2011)
Arthur Bishop (Jason Statham) is an elite professional killer, with a strict code and unique talent to cleanly eliminate his victims. The death of his friend and mentor Harry (Donald Sutherland) will force him to rethink his methods, especially when Steve (Ben Foster), Harry's son, asks for help to quench his thirst for revenge. Bishop begins to train Steve and teach him his lethal techniques, but lies and deceptions threaten to make this alliance the biggest mistake. Remake of the film starring Charles Bronson in 1972.
Former Special Forces operator Frank Martin lives what appears to be a quiet life on the shores of the French Mediterranean, where he serves as a "transporter", a mercenary who moves goods - human or of any kind - from one place to another. Always without questions involved. Frank, who in his equipped Mercedes carries out secret and sometimes dangerous missions, sticks to a strict set of 3 rules that never breaks. Rule number one: Never modify the deal. Two: Skip names, Frank doesn't want to know who he works for or what he carries. Three: Never see what's inside the package. Frank's most recent load appears to be the same as the countless packages he has delivered in the past. He has been hired by an American known only as "Wall Street" to carry out a delivery. But when Frank stops along the way, he realizes that his "package" moves ...
Conveyor 3 (2008)
Frank Martin (Jason Statham) is an undisputed specialist in high-risk deliveries. On this occasion he will be forced, under threats, to transfer two bulky bags and a young Ukrainian, Valentina (Natalya Rudakova), from Marseille to Odessa. What is in the bags? who is the girl? What is behind this delivery? Frank doesn't know the answers, but what he really doesn't know is the trap that the most ruthless and dangerous adversary has ever set for him ...
Death Race: The Death Race (2008)
In the near future. A prison full of prisoners inspired jailers to create a pastime as cruel as it was lucrative. Prisoners capable of everything, a global audience hungry for televised violence and a spectacular arena join in DEATH RACE. The three-speed speed Jensen Ames (Jason Statham) is an expert when it comes to surviving in the desert landscape in which the country has become. He believes he has changed his life, but the former convict is accused of a terrible crime he has not committed. The director of Terminal Island (Joan Allen) forces him to put on the mask of Frankenstein, a public favorite that seems impossible to kill, and gives him two options: to compete or rot in a cell. With his face hidden behind the metal mask, the prisoner must survive the three most terrible days of his life, facing the worst criminals from the toughest prisons in the country if he wants to go free. At the wheel of a monstrous car armed with machine guns, flamethrowers and grenade launchers, this desperate man will be able to destroy everything that gets in his way to win the most twisted mass game on Earth.
The Mercenaries (2010)
After years of corruption and murder of hostages, of betrayals and lies in its foreign policy, the United States, with the help of other nations, secretly assembles a team with its most trained military personnel to overthrow a dictator who has wreaked havoc on a South American country for more than twenty years.
Conveyor 2 (2005)
Former mercenary Frank Martin (Jason Statham) leads a totally different life in Miami, but he will have no choice but to return to action when a close family is kidnapped.
Crank: Poison in the blood (2006)
Chev Chelios (Jason Statham), a hired killer from Los Angeles, tries to quit his profession and lead a normal life with his girlfriend Eve (Amy Smart), who ignores what he does. But on the same day he has decided to change his life, he receives an unexpected call: someone tells him that he has been poisoned while he was sleeping and that he only has one hour to live. Chev's only chance to survive is to keep moving to prevent poison from reaching his heart. Time passes and runs wild through the streets of Los Angeles to save his girlfriend and find an antidote that saves his life.
Crank: High Voltage (2009)
A Chinese gangster will be done with the indestructible heart of Chev Chelios (protagonist of the first installment), and will replace it with a battery, which requires discharges of electricity to continue working.
Elite Assassins (2011)
Three former members of the special forces are hired by an Arab sheikh to kill three members of the SAS (British Special Air Service), guilty of the death of three of their children during riots in Oman ten years earlier. Two of them accept for money, while the third (Jason Statham) does it to save a friend's life. But carrying out such a dangerous mission will not be easy, because, although they are professionals, they are under the control of an organization formed by former members of the SAS, called The Feather Men.
Blitz is a serial killer from London who is killing police officers. Chief Inspector Roberts and Sgt. Brant, a tough, inflexible and politically incorrect police detective, will attempt to stop the psychopath. Apparently, Blitz commits the crimes to become a star of the tabloids, because the more he kills the more famous he becomes
The war (2007)
After his partner has been violently killed by the dreaded professional murderer Rogue (Jet Li), FBI agent Jack Crawford (Jason Statham) swears to hunt down the criminal elusive and personally take care of his partner's revenge. However, Rogue proves to be very good in the art of disappearing without a trace, and it is not until three years have passed that he is seen again, lighting the fuse of a bloody war between the leader of the Chinese mafias, Chang (John Lone), and the head of the yakuza, Shiro (Ryo Ishibashi). Anxious to capture Rogue once and for all, Crawford puts his special team at the heart of the conflict. However, Crawford's thirst for blood clouds his professional judgment, and as the violence accentuates, Crawford finally finds himself face to face with his enemy to discover that nothing is as it seems in regards to Rogue or his own plan .
The italian job (2003)
Charlie Croker and his gang of thieves are about to strike a perfect and definitive blow: seize a truck full of gold, rigging the traffic lights in Los Angeles to create a gigantic traffic jam that would facilitate their escape.
The great blow (The Bank Job) (2008)
England, 1971. A group of former criminals decides to take a master stroke: the most spectacular bank robbery. But, after the robbery, an immense corruption scandal was hidden that involved not only senior officials of the British government, but a member of the royal family.
The story begins on a quiet morning on a business day when a bank opens its doors. Before anyone notices what happens, a group of five thieves, hooded and dressed in black, break into the bank and take everyone hostage. Soon the police arrive and surround the robbers. The leader of the band Lorenz (Wesley Snipes) asks for a negotiator. It demands that it be Detective Quentin Conners (Jason Statham). Conners returns to his post after his recent expulsion caused by a fortuitous incident that ended with the death of a hostage, and the final expulsion of the body of his then companion Detective York.
A young man receives a call from a woman who says she has been kidnapped and is going to be killed very soon. In addition, her captors go after her husband and son. She needs help, but she doesn't know where she is and the cell phone's batteries do not last forever ...
Snatch Pigs and Diamonds (2000)
Franky is a diamond thief who has to deliver a valuable copy to his boss Avi, but, before doing so, he lets himself be persuaded by a Boris to bet on an illegal boxing match. Actually, it is a trap to snatch the diamond. When Avi finds out, he hires Tony to find Franky and the diamond. Discovered the sad fate of Franky, the recovery of the missing gem causes a chaotic situation, where deception, blackmail and fraud are mixed in a bloody way with dogs, diamonds, boxers and a variety of weapons.
In the name of the king (2007)
Movie based on the popular video game Dungeon Siege. History of medieval court in which a farmer of humble origin becomes a heroic and courageous prince who will have to save his kingdom from a dark and dark end.
The One (2001)
The agents of the Multiverse Department defend the existence of alternative lives in other universes. The researcher Yulaw, who has traveled 123 universes chasing and destroying these life forms, by eliminating them, has been absorbing his superhuman abilities. This extraordinary phenomenon can jeopardize the delicate balance of all universes. Gabriel Yulaw is an honest police officer, whose life is altered when his "alter ego", the evil researcher Yulaw, interferes with his life; In these circumstances, all you can do to save yourself is to kill your other.
Lock and stock (1998)
Eddie convinces three friends to play their savings in a card game against Harry the Ax, a neighborhood gangster. The game is rigged, and Eddie not only loses all the money but also contracts a debt of half a million pounds, which he must pay within one week. The mobster intends to keep his father's place to recover from the debt, but the four friends plan to settle it in a much riskier way.
American remake of the French film "13 Tzameti", directed by Géla Babluani himself in 2005. The film tells several stories intertwined with a common point: violence and power. A young man (Sam Riley) is immersed in a clandestine competition where the life of human beings bets. A convict (Mickey Rourke) in a Mexican prison is sold in that competition. A competitor (Ray Winstone) who has left a mental institution. An employee (50 Cent) who has to escort the convict. A wealthy British man (Jason Statham) who bets on the competition and has a peculiar interest in one of his opponents. And a policeman who keeps track of the illegal game.
Jake Green (Jason Statham) is a skilled player who has the bad luck of plucking Dorothy Macha (Ray Liotta), a local mobster. The play will be expensive, since Macha will not stop until he takes revenge on him
Syd (Chris Evans) is a wealthy class New York junkie who goes from bad to worse in his life. After a blowout, he learns to recover the lucidity that his ex-girlfriend London (Jessica Biel) leaves the city to move to Los Angeles. He considers her his only true love and feels compelled to visit her for the last time before his departure. So, neither short nor lazy, he befriends one of the occasional guests and manages to infiltrate the farewell party. However, there he will face the real reason after his breakup and other background will come to light ...
Mean Machine (2001)
Danny Meehan is a soccer player who leads a team of inmates in a game against the jail guards. Before entering prison, he was the captain of the English football team, he had fame and money, until he threw it all away. After being accused of rigging a match, he was jailed for assaulting, in a drunken state, a policeman. The warden asks for help to strengthen the football team, but the head of the guards, who is not willing to receive orders from an inmate, convinces him to reject the proposal. Danny then decides to create his own team. The British Barry Skolnick, from the world of advertising, debuted as a director with this remake of the movie '' The Bonebreaker '' starring Burt Reynolds and directed in 1974 by Robert Aldrich. For this film, the director had the producer Matthew Vaughn, responsible for the greatest hits "Lock, Stock and Natch" and "Snatch, pigs and diamonds."
Ghosts of Mars by John Carpenter (2001)
Mars, year 2176. Due to the overpopulation of the Earth, the Red Planet has become an inhabited area, but it is still a dangerous place. To top it off, during an exploration it is discovered that a Martian civilization that has been asleep for a long time, is now awake. In this circumstance, a small group of police officers is sent to a distant mining town with the mission of escorting a dangerous criminal.