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Hidden Assassin (1995)
"The Shooter" (original title)

 -  Action | Drama | Crime  -  15 December 1995 (UK)
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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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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Michael Dane
Maruschka Detmers ...
Simone Rosset
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Marta
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Dick Powell
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Alex Reed
Simón Andreu ...
Alberto Torena (as Simon Andreu)
Pablo Scola ...
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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$7,000,000 (estimated)
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While filming the fight scene about halfway into the movie, Dolph Lundgren pulled a hamstring in his leg while delivering a spinning back kick. Due to complications regarding his stunt double, he would have to perform much of the action in a great deal of discomfort. See more »

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

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Referenced in Nulle part ailleurs: Episode dated 15 May 1994 (1994) See more »

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ENERGY PORTAL
Written and Performed by The Heavenly Music Corporation
Copyright 1994 E-Space Publishing
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A positive review
11 October 2001 | by (maryland, usa) – See all my reviews

I got it because I'm a Maruschka Detmers fan, and I wasn't disappointed in her part, however limited it was in showcasing her talents. I didn't take this movie seriously, and I'll bet the actors had fun making this movie.

The scenery and location were very impressive, the interaction between the main characters was good, with a touch of (unintended?) comedy throughout. Some of the scenes were unbelievable, but that just added to the feeling that you couldn't take this seriously as an action-adventure movie. For example, how could Michael pass by all the security points, evil bad guys pursuing him unscathed? If it isn't taken seriously, well that's the fun of it.

I had never seen Dolph Lundgren act before, and was comparing him to Arnold... both are hard workers.

The story line is this movie's weakest point, along with a few minor characters who obviously were put in the movie for appearance but no acting ability whatsoever.

Overall, I liked it and after repeated viewings, I still enjoy it.


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