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Hidden Agenda (1990)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  January 1991 (USA)
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When an American human rights lawyer is assassinated in Belfast, it remains for the man's girlfriend, as well as a tough, no nonsense, police detective to find the truth... which they soon ... See full summary »

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When an American human rights lawyer is assassinated in Belfast, it remains for the man's girlfriend, as well as a tough, no nonsense, police detective to find the truth... which they soon discover to be contained in an audio tape which the man had with him, exposing political manipulations at the highest levels of government. But such underlying agendas require careful considerations to avoid worse things than murder. Written by BOB STEBBINS <stebinsbob@aol.com>

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When a government seeks revenge...nobody is safe. See more »

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Frances McDormand and Brad Dourif also played a couple in another social and politically charged movie, in Mississippi Burning (1988). See more »

Quotes

Paul Sullivan: I don't believe it.
Ingrid Jessner: Tribal rites.
Paul Sullivan: It's frightening.
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Referenced in Men in Black II (2002) See more »

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Young Ned of the Hill
Written and performed by Ron Kavana and Terry Woods
Published by Stiff Music
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An intriguing political movie
15 July 1999 | by (Fairfield - California - USA) – See all my reviews

During the dark(est) days of the irish protestant/catholic war, a group of human rights activists went to Irland to make some research and reports and call the attention of the press. But not only the press is paying attention to them... And one of them is murdered and his agenda is missing. His partner is persued by some members of the local government. Very well constructed movie about political nets that a government can do to hide the thruth....


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