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Salazar / Picasso Trigger
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Guich Koock ...
L.G. Abilene
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Miguel Ortiz (as Rodrigo Obregon)
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Richard LePore ...
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Schiavo (as Nick Georgiade)
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Liv Lindeland ...
Inga
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Double agent Picasso Trigger is assassinated in Paris by double-crossing bad guy Miguel Ortiz. Then Ortiz begins eliminating agents of The Agency who were involved in his brother's death. The Agency (belatedly) springs into action to stop Ortiz' heinous activities. The usual gunplay, romance, and nifty toys with bombs ensue. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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They take their art seriously. They kill.


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Second and last appearance of The Professor who first appeared in Seven (1979). See more »

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After L.G.'s ranch hand drives off in the jeep, you can clearly see it isn't moving as it blows up. See more »

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Pantera: I don't have a jealous bone in my body.
[as she disrobes]
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Followed by Do or Die (1991) See more »

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Squeeze Me
Written by Gary Stockdale, Kevin Klingler and Bob Moore
Sung by Shelby Daniel
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Killing is an art form (#3)
24 May 2008 | by (Hamburg, Germany) – See all my reviews

Dona Speir confessed in an interview (DVD bonus) she didn't understand the movie after reading the script and she figured it out only after she watched the final product 4 times. She isn't the only one, I suppose. I blame this confusion on the villain who keeps hidden most of the time so you wonder who's actually fighting whom and why. The killers' messages are quite poetic: "The ones with the flower have been scattered this hour", one writes to notify the others that his job his done. "I've got a black belt in shotgun", another lady says after she shot a kung fu fighter. The Dutch DVD I've got uses the tagline "Moorden is een vorm van kunst" ("Killing is an art form", I think it translates) - and these cynical tidbits just to demonstrate "Picasso Trigger" is somewhat more violent (and with less nudity) than other movies of the Lethal Ladies series. I loved the exploding boomerang as a weapon or when 1 of the heroes fires about 20 times at 1 bad guy and misses him every time. Playboy's Roberta Vasquez in her first appearance for Andy Sidaris slips into a pair of ripped jeans, showing beautiful legs, beautiful dark eyes, beautiful... everything! Note: this is the 3rd out of my 12 reviews for the works of Andy Sidaris, in chronological order.


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