The Big Hit follows the professional and romantic misadventures of Mel (Mark Wahlberg), a beleaguered hitman who is drawn—along with his professional associates (Lou Diamond Philips, Bokeem Woodbine, Antonio Sabato, Jr. and Robin Dunne)—into a quick and seemingly easy weekend kidnap job that goes sour. (Laurie Sevano)
Special features include commentary with Director Kirk Wong and Executive Producer Terence Chang, commentary with Screenwriter Ben Ramsey, and previews.
The MPEG-2-encoded 1.85:1 Blu-ray Disc picture features natural flesh tones and impressive detail, although compression and source element artifacts can become a slight distraction. (Danny Richelieu)
The uncompressed linear PCM soundtrack is exciting, with well-placed phantom images, good panning around the room, and fantastic fidelity. (Danny Richelieu)