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The Spy Within (1995)

The Flight of the Dove (original title)
R | | Thriller | March 1995 (USA)
A beautiful spy trades sex for secrets. A reclusive explosives expert is haunted by a tragic past. When these two meet, the sparks fly... but they have more in common than just a mutual ... See full summary »

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Mary Ann Curran (aka Alex Canis)
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Stephen Hahn
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A beautiful spy trades sex for secrets. A reclusive explosives expert is haunted by a tragic past. When these two meet, the sparks fly... but they have more in common than just a mutual attraction to each other; a covert spy ring wants both of them dead. They devise a shocking plan to outsmart their pursuers... and what began as a sexual encounter escalates into an all out war for their lives. Getting out won't be easy... for The Spy Within. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Rated R for strong sexuality, and for violence and language | See all certifications »
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Theresa Russells up Scott.
4 January 2000 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Am watching this right now...Theresa Russell as always is easy as hell on the eyes, all long blonde hair, eyebrows and attitude. She and Scott Glenn-same old Sam Elliott-ish rawboned guy from 'Red October' and 'Urban Cowboy'-are light years better than their material here.

They're in the usual spy/intrigue/bad film noir direct to video sort of jobbie that Theresa was stuck in for most of the '90s-Trade Off, Public Enemy#1, Impulse(a good one actually...)etc. You expect Shannon Tweed to be in movies like this, not the gal who did 'Black Widow', 'Razor's Edge', 'Insignificance' and 'Bad Timing'. Glenn has also done things like 'Silverado'-he has talent which is certainly not used here.

Good guys like Alex Rocco and Lane Smith walk through their roles, not much to work with and not much inspiration either.

** stars, for Theresa and Scott, but little else.


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