The Mechanic Movie

Someone Has To Fix The Problems.

The Mechanic movie poster

Who's Involved:

Jason Statham, Donald Sutherland, Ben Foster, Irwin Winkler, Joe Gatta, William Chartoff, Simon West, Trevor Short, David Winkler, Avi Lerner, Shane Salerno, Boaz Davidson, Christa Campbell, Danny Dimbort, Jeff Chase, Beau Brasso, Rene Besson

Release Date:

Friday, January 28, 2011 (Nationwide)

Rating: R

Runtime: 1 hr, 40 m

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The Mechanic Plot: What's the story?

Arthur Bishop (Jason Statham) is a well-paid assassin who executes people at the request of the American government. But after assassinating a former close associate, Bishop does something that's unprofessional and out of control: he takes on a apprentice (Ben Foster), the son of the man he just killed.

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Film Details & Notes: What do we know about The Mechanic?

  1. Based on the 1972 Charles Bronson action classic "The Mechanic".

Crew and Production Credits: Who's making The Mechanic?

A look at the The Mechanic behind-the-scenes crew and production team. The film's director Simon West last directed Stratton and Gun Shy. The film's writer Shane Salerno last wrote Savages and AVPR: Aliens vs Predator - Requiem.


Simon West


Shane Salerno


Rene Besson
William Chartoff
David Winkler
Irwin Winkler

Production Timeline: When did the The Mechanic come together?

On or about August 8, 2010 • The film was in Completed status.

On or about April 21, 2009 • The film was in Pre-Production status.

The Mechanic Release Date: When was it released?

The Mechanic was released in 2011 on Friday, January 28, 2011 (in 2,703 theaters . There were 6 other movies released on the same date, including The Rite, From Prada to Nada and Biutiful.
United States
January 28, 2011 Nationwide
January 28, 2011

When will the movie be on Blu-ray & DVD?

Tuesday, May 17, 2011

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