Ninja Assassin 2009
Ninja Assassin is an upcoming martial arts film directed by James McTeigue and starring Rain. The film is produced by Joel Silver and the Wachowski brothers, and filming took place in Berlin, Germany. It is currently slated to be released sometime in the first quarter of 2009.
Plot: 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.
* Rain as Raizo, one of the world’s deadliest assassins.
* Naomie Harris as Mika Coretti, a Europol agent.
* Rick Yune as Takeshi, the leader of a team sent by the Ozunu Clan.
* Ben Miles as Ryan Maslow, Mika’s Europol superior.
* Sho Kosugi plays an unidentified role.