The taciturn, bald-headed man is a nameless assassin, a Hitman: Agent 47 he is called so because the last two numbers of the barcode are that, as a tattoo he has on his mind. The marker marks him as one of the GM contract killer, who belong to the absolute elite in their field.
His latest assignment is Agent 47 on a young woman named Katia van Dees which is on the run. The mission turns out to be as very difficult. The otherwise routine Hitman is confronted with revelations regarding his past, related to his victims directly related. At once he gets himself in danger and must defend itself from enemies like the dangerous John Smith to the military.