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Supreme Sanction (1999)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Adventure | Crime  -  9 April 1999 (USA)
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An assassin for the U.S. government becomes the next target of her employers when she spares the life of a nationally known TV reporter.

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A newspaper reporter is marked for assassination for his investigation into what happened to some army helicopters that were mysteriously shot down. However, the assassin cannot pull the trigger when she sees him with his daughter. She then teams up with him to fight the mercenaries that are after him. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Trained To Kill. Marked For Death.


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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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9 April 1999 (USA)  »

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Alfa akció - A terrorista csapás  »

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'Michael Madsen''s assistant, Todd Spangler, is pushing two of Madsen's sons, Christian and Max on the swing. See more »

Goofs

In the second scene of the film when Kristy Swanson is about to assassinate David Dukes on the beach, the left handed Swanson holds the Steyr AUG rifle left handed. However the AUG is shown set for a right handed shooter. Odd since the AUG is world famous for its ability to be set for a right or left handed shooter. See more »

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Marcus: So was it good for you too?
Jenna: Sorry, I faked it.
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A government assassin develops the most deadly weapon of all…a conscience.
30 April 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

A government assassin (Kirsty Swanson), disturbed by the demoralization within her operation, refuses to kill a reporter (David Dukes) and instead teams up with him to break his story of corruption in her agency, all while being hunted by her ex-trainer (Michael Madsen) and ex-boss (Ron Perlman), and protected by her good natured "gadget man" (Donald Faison).  

This is an above average TV movie that's fun to watch. A decent plot that you actually do have to give some attention to. Enjoyable performances. Not to mention that it was interesting to see half the cast of the comedy "Tinseltown" (Dukes, Perlman, Swanson) reunited in something completely different.

Worth a rent/buy used.


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