Watch The Tournament Movie Online
Published 01 23, 2015
Year : 2009
Release date : 8 October 2009
Genres: Action, Thriller,
Director : Scott Mann,
Writers: Gary Young, Jonathan Frank, Nick Rowntree,
Stars: Robert Carlyle, Kelly Hu, Ian Somerhalder, Liam Cunningham, Ving Rhames,
Time: 95 min.
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The Tournament is a 2009 British independent thriller film,marking the directorial debut of local filmmaker Scott Mann. The film was conceived by Jonathan Frank and Nick Rowntree while at the University of Teessidewith Mann. The script was written by Gary Young, Jonathan Frank, and Nick Rowntree.
The Tournament was partially filmed in Bulgaria, and numerous locations around Northern England (where the film is set) and Merseyside. The film stars Robert Carlyle, Ving Rhames, Kelly Hu, Sébastien Foucan, Liam Cunningham, Scott Adkins, Camilla Power and Ian Somerhalder. The film received additional funding internationally, from Sherezade Film Development, Storitel Production and others, earning the film a budget of just under £4,000,000, and the film also features a renowned international ensemble cast.
However, numerous problems involving production, finance (the budget ran out twice), and securing a distributor, meant the film was not released until two years after filming, in late 2009.
A group of the world's wealthiest and most powerful men, who are themselves tied into law enforcement agencies and criminal underworlds alike, and who also control the international media with their billions, have devised the ultimate entertainment for themselves – simply referred to as "The Tournament" – which takes place at intervals of every seven or ten years in a unspecified location, usually a large city.Every seven years in an unsuspecting town, The Tournament takes place. A battle royale between 30 of the world's deadliest assassins...