Khali the Killer

Synopsis: After deciding to retire, an East L.A. hit man decides to take one last job to help support his ailing grandmother's end of life care. But everything falls apart, when he develops empathy for the targets of his hit, and he's forced to make the toughest decision of his life.
Genre: Crime, Drama
89 min

This is my daughter's room.

Her name's Cali. Hey!

It's like yours.

My name's Khali. It's Nahuatl.

George here is a nurse.

I was a medic in Iraq.

But now, I work at L.A. County...

You're lucky.

That was almost your heart.

-Who the f..k is this?

-I'm Isaac.

Or Zeke. People call me Zeke.

-No one calls you Zeke.

In grade school,

people called me Zeke.

I've known you since kindergarten.

And no one ever called

you anything but Isaac.

-F..k man.

-What's up fool? What's wrong?

I think he's septic.

George, he's septic.

-He's not septic.


You don't even know

what the f..k that means.

-Don't listen he's septic.

-What are you guys talking about?


-Are you okay bro?

My f..g car is gone.

-Who cares fool it's a Honda?


It's a Hyundai motherf..r!

Those Hyundais have great

warranties. I almost bought one.

-Singaporean, I think.


My f..g car is gone!

All the money you can

buy ten-twenty Hyundais.

Oh, the money was in

-There was money in the car?

I mean like in a briefcase?

Like Pulp Fiction?

You know, you never actually

see what's in the briefcase.

They say it was his


-How much money we talking about?

-There was no money in that car.

I thought that's why you were

so upset at those white kids

White kids jacked your car,

take your briefcase of money?

Don't worry, I'll take care of it.

Oh yeah, I'll help out too.

Um, what color's your car?

-It's red.

-I thought your car was blue.

-It's f..g red!

-Hatchback or sedan?



-Accent or Elantra?

-Elantra's roomier.

Yeah but the Accent handles

better and has more pep.

-Did you just say pep?

-Yeah, pep.

To add liveliness or vigor

to something. P-E-P.

On a one horse open slay.

Jingle bells, jingle bells

...jingle all the way!

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Jon Matthews

Jon Matthews, (born September 1, 1977) is an American film director, writer, producer, and actor. He is best known for his documentary, Surviving Cliffside, which premiered at the 2014 South by Southwest Film Festival, and for "Black Dog, Red Dog" a film he co-directed with James Franco. more…

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Submitted on August 05, 2018


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