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The Specialist (1994)

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A woman entices a bomb expert she's involved with into destroying the mafia that killed her family.

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Mario Ernesto Sánchez ...
Charlie
Sergio Doré Jr. ...
Strongarm
Chase Randolph ...
May's Dad
Jeana Bell ...
May's Mom
Brittany Paige Bouck ...
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Piano Player
LaGaylia Frazier ...
Singer #1
Ramón González Cuevas ...
Priest at Cemetery
Tony Munafo ...
Tony
Cheito Quinonez ...
Singer at Party
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Storyline

Ray Quick is a bomb expert who worked for the CIA along with a guy named Ned Trent, who's extremely demented. When they have a falling out, Ray becomes a freelancer who lives off the grid. A woman named May Munro contacts and wants him to kill the three men who killed her family years ago, who work for the Leon crime family. Ray does it and after killing the first one, the Leons need to find the one who did it and it turns out Ned is now working for them and they task him with finding the bomber. The Leons get him to work with the police and he looks for the bomber. In the meantime Ray, while working on getting the others, can't help but follow May wherever she goes. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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The government taught him to kill. Now he's using his skills to help a woman seek revenge against the Miami underworld. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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7 October 1994 (USA)  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$45,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$57,362,581 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

In January 1993 the L.A. Times listed The Specialist as the best unproduced thriller script in Hollywood, based on a poll of 40 agents, producers and studio executives. See more »

Goofs

When Ray and May are at the Hotel getting ready to make love she tosses her purse on the bed and it can be clearly seen, but a few seconds later while they are undressing each other the purse has vanished. See more »

Quotes

Ned: [to old couple trying to get on elevator; old man wearing a colorful shirt] Where are you going? Hey, use the stairs, this one's full. Get outta here! Get a new shirt.
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References Rocky (1976) See more »

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El Amor
Written by F. "Stefano" Salgado and Kike Santander (as Kice Santander)
Produced by Emilio Estefan Jr. and Juanito R. Márquez
Performed by Azúcar Moreno
Courtesy of Sony Music International
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20 May 2000 | by (Mackay, Australia) – See all my reviews

An entertaining film. The 30% of people who voted 1, 2, or 3 have no sense of what entertainment is! I guess they think the "Postman" or the "English Patient" are better films! But they have to be the most boring ever!


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