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Diary of a Hitman (1991)

Hitman Dekker is on his last job, out to kill the wife (Jain) of his client, but he starts to waver. The longer he takes to do the job, the more difficult it becomes.

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Man in Garage
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Dr. Jameson
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Koenig
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Mime / Corpozoid Man
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Wallace
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Zidzyck
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Sheila
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Eddie
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Shandy (as James Belushi)
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Hitman Dekker is on his last job, out to kill the wife (Jain) of his client, but he starts to waver. The longer he takes to do the job, the more difficult it becomes. Written by Rob Hartill

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Rated R for language and sensuality | See all certifications »
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20 November 1991 (France)  »

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The only feature film directed by Roy London. See more »

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Featured in Sharon Stone - Una mujer de 100 caras (1998) See more »

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A Wonderful Guy
Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II
Courtesy of Williamson Music
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Forest Whitaker and Not Much Else
25 May 2012 | by See all my reviews

120 minutes of scenes that would be cut if they had a plot.

Basically, there is a shadowy hit-man who likes to talk to everybody. He tells his story everywhere he goes.

Talk, talk, talk.

He even talks to the cops. What a nice talkative hit-man. Oh, boy.

Luckily, even though half the city knows he is a hit-man, he can still pull off these hits without anybody catching on. Even when the cops catch him in the middle of a hit and know that he is a hit-man, nobody catches on. What a sneaky guy.

I assume that the reason why they turned the original turkey of a play into this turkey of a movie was so the characters could be heard over the endless chants of "What kind of crap is this?" Love Whitaker. Hate everything about this movie.


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