United In bruges script pdf on 8 February 2008. Gleeson was nominated for the same.
Ken finds the city charming and quaint, while Ray has nothing but contempt for it. Chloë takes Ray to her apartment where they begin to make love, but her ex-boyfriend Eirik appears and threatens Ray with a handgun. Eirik’s face, blinding him in one eye. Chloë admits that she and Eirik rob tourists, but insists she had told Eirik that Ray was not a target.
Harry calls Ken and orders him to kill Ray, on the principle that killing a child—even accidentally—is unforgivable. With a handgun supplied by Harry’s local contact Yuri, Ken tracks Ray to a park and reluctantly prepares to kill him. Ray, however, distraught at his killing of the boy, prepares to kill himself with Eirik’s loaded gun. Seeing this, Ken stops Ray, informs him of Harry’s order and tells him to leave Bruges to make a new start elsewhere. He gives Ray some money and puts him on a train to another city, while confiscating his gun to prevent a further suicide attempt.
Ken reports back to Harry, who immediately sets out for Bruges, enraged at the disobedience. He picks up a gun at Yuri’s, and Eirik, Yuri’s son, learns of his intention. On the train, Ray is identified by the Canadian couple he assaulted in the restaurant and is escorted by the police back to Bruges. Harry arrives in Bruges and rushes through the streets towards Ray’s hotel, but spots Ken sitting outside a cafe.
As the two have a drink, Harry boasts that if he himself had killed a child, he would have immediately taken his own life. Harry is unconvinced, so Ken suggests they ascend the bell tower. At the top, Harry pulls his handgun on Ken, but Ken refuses to resist. Confused, Harry cannot bring himself to kill Ken, so he shoots him in the leg as punishment for not killing Ray. Seeing Ray at the square, Eirik climbs the tower to inform Harry, who is helping Ken down the tower. Ken tries to disarm Harry, who shoots him in the neck and rushes down. Bleeding heavily, Ken drags himself back to the top of the tower and jumps into the square.
Ray rushes to Ken’s mangled body and learns of Harry’s arrival. Just before he dies, Ken tells him to take his gun, but it has been broken in the fall. Marie, the pregnant owner, refuses Harry entry, even when he draws his gun. Harry and Ray agree to continue the chase on the canal and Ray jumps onto a passing barge.
Harry wounds Ray with a shot from a distance. Ray staggers onto the street where Jimmy’s film is shooting. Harry catches up and repeatedly shoots Ray until he collapses. Harry believes he has killed a child and, despite protest from Ray, kills himself. Ray is lifted into an ambulance, with a distraught Chloë, the hotel owner Marie and even Eirik at his side. In narration, Ray reflects on the nature of hell, comparing it to the city of Bruges, and declares that he really hoped he wouldn’t die.