Based on the novel of the same name The Hunters Prayer is a very well made action film in the vein of The Professional.
Starring Sam Worthington of Avatar fame it's the story of Stephen Lucas (Worthington) who plays a junkie assassin. His boss, a drug kingpin named Addison hires him to kill a young girl by the name of Ella. Turns out Ella's dad has been skimming money from him to the tune of 25 million dollars.
Her family is murdered, as well as there dog in there home, but Ella is away in boarding school in Switzerland.
Stephen tracks her down to a club but is unable to kill her, and instead grabs her and begins trying to keep her alive amid of hitmen now pursuing both of them.
When Ella finds out her family has been murdered she goes to kill Addison with or without Stephens help. Thus a father and daughter bonding begins between the two amid car chases and explosions.
The film is loaded with car chases, shoot-outs hand to hand fighting, and human drama. Lionsgate has done a great job presenting the film on Blu-ray with amazing sound and picture. It even included the following special features
The Cost of Killing: Making The Hunter's Prayer" Featurette
"The World of The Hunter" Featurette
"Creating The Driving Force" Featurette
Optional English SDH and Spanish subtitles
With a good story, fantastic action sequences, and a good heart this film is a must watch for action fans.
Overall 3 out of 5 Stars!