Cast: Jason Statham, Shu Qi, François Berléand, Doug Rand, Matt Schulze, Ric Young
Ex-Special Forces operator Frank Martin (Statham) lives what
seems to be a quiet life along the French Mediterranean, hiring himself out
as a mercenary "transporter" who moves goods -- human or otherwise -- from
one place to another. No questions asked. Carrying out mysterious and
sometimes dangerous tasks in his tricked-out BMW, Frank adheres to a strict
set of rules, which he never breaks. Rule One: Never change the deal. Rule
Two: No names - Frank doesn't want to know whom he's working for, or what he
's transporting. Rule Three: Never look in the package.
Frank's newest transport seems no different from the countless ones he's
done in the past. He has been hired by an American known only as "Wall
Street" (See Rule Two) to make a delivery, but when Frank stops along route,
he notices his "package" is moving. Violating Rule Three, Frank looks inside
the bag, finding its contents to be a beautiful, gagged woman (Qi).
Frank's steadfast adherence to his other two rules -- which make up his basic code of survival -- also quickly falls, hurtling him and his new companion on a road leading to shocking secrets, deadly complications, and the last thing Frank ever expected to believe: that rules are made to be broken.