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Hidden Assassin (1995)

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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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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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$7,000,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Released theatrically in Europe (except Germany) and Egypt (among others). 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 Ciné6: Episode dated 7 July 1996 (1996) See more »

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THIS TIME
Performed by Michelle Sweeney
Courtesy of Big Beat Records, Inc. / Atlantic Recording Corp.
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Pure Eye Candy
10 February 1999 | by (Los Angeles, California) – See all my reviews

Although this film is not interesting for its acting or its story line, you must see it (even with the sound off) if only for the absolutely gorgeous set design, lighting design, and cinematography, which combine to make this film an eye-popping piece of eye candy. It helps that the filmmakers had the beautiful old city of Prague to film in, with its rich architectural history, romantic interiors, cobblestone streets, etc. I wanted to print out almost every scene in the film and then frame them for my walls, so gorgeous were almost all the frames of film. Try it for this! You'll love it!


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