The Ransomer 2003

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Esi, being accused of unintentional homicide, is imprisoned. Thanks to the help of Haj-Tofigh, he finally gets his freedom back. After being released, he goes to his close friend, Ali, who owns a repair shop. Esi finds out that his beloved girl has got married and has gone abroad. Thereby, he becomes disaffected and depressed. He seeks to gain a considerable amount of money to make a plan for his future; thus, he does not approve Ali’s suggestion to work by him. Esi meets Haj-Tofigh, and he tells him about a way to get the money, some 10,000,000 tomans. Esi will receive this money if he kills a woman, named Rana. Then Esi, equipped with Tofigh’s car and gun, goes after Rana. However, by listening to Rana, Esi changes his mind and decides not to kill her. Nonetheless, he cannot overlook that money so he pretends that he had killed Rana. He is to receive his money in Tofigh’s o ffice . However, there, one who works for Tofigh beats Esi to death. Rana finds Esi severely injured and takes him to a safe place. She asks her friend, who is a doctor, to get Esi cured. Tofigh, being betrayed, starts looking for Esi. In his pursuit, Tofigh kills Ali. And this makes Esi accept Rana’s suggestion; they decide to murder Tofigh. With a trick, they make Tofigh get out of his house and bring the money with himself. In the last moments, there occurs a quarrel in which Rana kills Tofigh. Meanwhile, Esi notes that he has been deceived by Rana, as she is married to the doctor; and that they have used him to delete Tofigh. When the doctor is about to kill Esi, he shoots Rana by mistake. Then Esi kills the doctor. As Esi is getting away with the money , the police shoot him.

The Ransomer [promotional] The Ransomer [poster]
Persian Title:

باج‌خور

Persian Title in English:

Bajkhor

Director(s):

Farzad Motamen,

Writer(s):

Genres:

Drama,

Related Date:

2003

Run Time:

1h24'

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