Movie: On the Job
AKA: OTJ: On the Job / On the Job Training / Symvolaia thanatou
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Director: Erik Matti
Screenwriters: Erik Matti, Michiko Yamamoto
Cinematographer: Ricardo Buhay III
Stars: Joel Torre, Gerald Anderson, Piolo Pascual, Angel Aquino, Michael De Mesa
Release Dates: 28 Aug 2013 (Philippines) / … / 27 Sep 2013 (USA & Canada [limited]) / …
Source: BluRay (thanks to ROVERS)
Languages: Filipino + Tagalog + English
Subtitles: English (embedded)
On the Job focuses on four men. Both of them as a group, each stood on either side of the law. Film explores the impact of their actions to their families.
A gritty crime-thriller about four men struggling to survive and a make living for themselves and their respective loved ones. Two are former prison inmates, hired as contract killers, and the two other are law enforcers and investigators, caught in the loop of corrupt government officials. Mario intends to go straight when he gets parole, and Daniel a younger inmate and Mario’s apprentice, is set to replace him as hired killer. Joaquin and Francis are the police officers tangled in a moral conflict. The two groups inevitably collide.