A homicide arranged by one or more persons or parties through an agreement (“contract”) with another person or party, to kill one or more target individuals in exchange for money or other consideration.
The Experts themselves admit that all the three plots to eliminate Lumumba involved Belgians -- either as "secret agents" of the Belgian state (in two of the attempts) or as the paymasters of "George", the professional killer hired to kill Lumumba.
The Killer is narrated in the first person and tells the story of Maiquel (pronounced as Michael, a fact that offers a humorous commentary on the North American cultural imperialism in Brazil) and his trajectory from a nobody in a proletarian neighborhood in the outskirts of Sao Paulo to a professional killer specialized in eliminating thieves, rapists, and other bandits, venerated by the people who now feel protected, respected by the police, and hired by businessmen who make him rich.
Bristle-haired, stubblechinned and relentlessly gruff of voice, he's the perfect choice to play a hitman called Arthur Bishop taking on a young wouldbe professional killer called Steve McKenna (Ben Foster).
The professional killers wrote to and telephoned the Dando murder team to highlight mistakes they said would not have been made by a professional killer - including leaving the spent cartridge case at the scene and using an "amateurish" adapted weapon.