South Korean pop singer Rain (who was Taejo in Speed Racer) comes back with the lead role in James McTeigue’s Ninja Assassin. It’s an action packed movie that revives and rejuvenate the flame of old school Ninja movies. To have a better idea just watch below the first Ninja Assassin trailer:
Raised to become an assassin,
until betrayal…made him a target
prepare to enter a secret world of assassins
“Raizo (Rain) is one of the world’s deadliest assassins, having been kidnapped as a child and raised by the Ozunu Clan, believed by the world to be a myth. When Raizo’s friend is executed by the clan, Raizo flees into hiding. He later reemerges, seeking revenge. Meanwhile, Mika Coretti (Naomie Harris) is a Europol agent who investigates money linked to political murders and finds that it is linked to the Ozunu Clan. She defies her superior, Ryan Maslow (Ben Miles), and retrieves secret agency files to find out more. The clan, finding out about the investigation, attempts to assassinate her, but she is rescued by Raizo. Hiding in Europe, Raizo and Mika must find a way to take down the Ozunu Clan.”
One can be but impressed byt this trailer of Ninja Assassin! It looks like the movie got it all right: plot, action and actors have been well directed by James McTeigue.The Ninja Assassin movie is going to be badass, no shadow of a doubt about it!