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Hidden Assassin (1995)

The Shooter (original title)
A CIA agent gets caught up in political intrigue after he gets brought in to solve the murder of a Cuban ambassador.

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Maruschka Detmers ...
Simone Rosset
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Marta
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Dick Powell
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Alex Reed
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Alberto Torena (as Simon Andreu)
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Belgado
Petr Drozda ...
Marcus
Roslav Walter ...
Police Captain (as Miroslav Walter)
Michael Rogers ...
Henchman #1
Pavel Vokoun ...
Henchman #2
Martin Hub ...
Henchman #3
Jana Altmanová ...
Screaming Woman (as Jana Altmanova)
Jiri Kraus ...
Cab Driver
Guilio Kukurugya ...
Cuban Ambassador (as Giulio Kukurugya)
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Storyline

The Ambassador of Cuba was killed in New York. To prevent another attack of the terrorists at the US-Cuba-summit in Prague the CIA sends one of their best federal agents, Michael Dane (Dolph Lundgren). The suspected killer Nikita is a lesbian club owner, Simone Rosset. But as usual everything is much more complicated than it seemed at first; and therefore Dane has to work much more with his brain than with his muscles to survive. Written by Volker Boehm

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Seduction is a deadly weapon!

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Rated R for strong violence, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »
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15 December 1995 (UK)  »

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Hidden Assassin  »

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Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Was initially taking place and to be filmed in Paris, France. But Prague has then been chosen for it's cheaper cost and more exotic look. See more »

Goofs

The knob on the shifter in the van that Dolph drives changes color from black to red. See more »

Connections

Referenced in This Morning: Episode dated 5 March 1995 (1995) See more »

Soundtracks

ENERGY PORTAL
Written and Performed by The Heavenly Music Corporation
Copyright 1994 E-Space Publishing
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Average, if not entertaining........
22 September 2003 | by (LA, USA) – See all my reviews

I like to carve Dolph Lundgren's career into 3 different slices. The 1st being his glory days from Rocky IV to Army Of One......the 3rd being his recent releases which have been all pretty disappointing, and the 2nd are made up of films like this one which fall in the period between the other two. Here we have a film which is not bad nor mediocre, yet doesnt quite reach the level of greatness that Dolph has achieved in previous releases. In other words, the action sequences are quite dull & unimaginative, yet there is a believable story line here which keeps the viewer watching. Another high point is the Prague setting.......some nice visuals here. Dont expect I Come In Peace or Punisher standards, but still worth checking out.


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