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Cold Sweat (1993)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  27 August 1993 (Canada)
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Mark Cahill
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Mitch
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Beth Moore
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Larry
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Sean Mathieson
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Joanne
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Dr. Kellar
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Gino Giacomini ...
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Richard Kovsky ...
Conrad Nash
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David Cook
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Mark Cahill is a good family man with a loving wife and two wonderful children. Mark also happens to be a hit man who is haunted by his last victim, a blonde, who keeps appearing in his bedroom at the worst of times. His life becomes even more complicated when he becomes caught up in the schemes of two business partners, one of the partner's spouse and her boyfriend(s). Written by Greg Mintz <gmaugust@groupz.net>

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Rated R for strong sexuality, and for violence and language | See all certifications »

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Crazy Credits

On the Paramount VHS, during the closing credits, a voiceover of Shannon Tweed herself is heard, telling the viewers to stay tuned after the movie for details on a contest loosely based on the film. See more »

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Too Much Pride
Written and Performed by Chris Rea
Used with Permission Warner/Chappel Music Canada
Courtesy of Warner Music International
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This movies a bit of a Strange brew but I enjoyed it
26 February 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Mark Cahill as a cunning hit-man who decides to take another mark against his better judgment as his former kill has been haunting him at the most in opportune times. However the money's right so perhaps he can do this last job before his newfound conscience gets the better of him or his wife finds out thus ruining his pretty good family life.

But anyways, I digress, this crime drama film had enough twists, turns and titillation to earn a thumbs up from me. One of the very few serious roles Dave Thomas embodied and still he manages to be oddly funny. I find it a bit weird that a Shannon Tweed film this good has only had 3 IMDb reviews (4 counting mine) However I won't dwell on it.


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