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XIII: The Conspiracy 

XIII: The Movie (original title)
The first female US President Sally Sheridan is shot dead by a sniper during her Veterans Day speech. Her assassin narrowly escapes the scene with his life, national security hot on his ... See full summary »
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 Ross Tanner / ... (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Sam (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Colonel Amos (2 episodes, 2008)
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 General Carrington (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Jones (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Calvin Wax (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Wally Sheridan (2 episodes, 2008)
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 President Galbrain (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Kim Rowland (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Sally Sheridan (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Abe Miller (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Martha Miller (2 episodes, 2008)
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 La Mangouste (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Agent Standwell / ... (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Malick (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Agent Kohn (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Roger Deakins (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Warren Glass (2 episodes, 2008)
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 T.A. / ... (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Mr. Cody (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Bethesda Bystander (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Dr. Kimmler (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Debate Moderator (2 episodes, 2008)
Rachelle White Wind Arbez ...
 Homeland Security Agent (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Homeland Security Agent (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Norman Ryder (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Ellery Shipley (2 episodes, 2008)
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 XX (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Jasper Winthrow (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Policier Bethesda (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Journaliste Arlington (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Agent McCall (2 episodes, 2008)
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 White House Aide (2 episodes, 2008)
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 Cabbie (2 episodes, 2008)
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The first female US President Sally Sheridan is shot dead by a sniper during her Veterans Day speech. Her assassin narrowly escapes the scene with his life, national security hot on his heels - or so it seems. Three months later, an elderly couple discover the body of a wounded man in a tree, wearing a parachute. The young man (Dorff) cannot remember the slightest thing about his own identity. The only clue is a tattoo on his neck, "XIII". Meanwhile, in the Whitehouse, government intelligence is still conducting the search for the President's killer. With the elections just weeks away, a confirmed suspect could swing the vote for the administration. Hours after XIII's location is picked up by covert intelligence, elite special ops forces are swarming the couple's house in Cape Fear. Running on adrenaline and instinct, XIII tactically takes out the soldiers one by one. On the run, clinging to one desperate clue after another, XIII begins to piece back his life, fragments of his memory ... Written by Anonymous

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Betrayal comes at a price. See more »


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Rated R for violence | See all certifications »
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8 February 2009 (USA)  »

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$21,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

The name Deacon appears once in each episode, first in the name Roger Deacon, a witness in a police report in episode 1, and then in episode 2 as "Deacon Chemical", one of co-conspirator Jasper Winthrow's companies. Deacon Frost was the name of Stephen Dorff's character from the movie Blade (1998), which is arguably his most well-known role. See more »

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The scrolling news ticker at the bottom of scenes showing TV coverage of events is always the same 2 stories, no matter what day or time of the broadcast. See more »

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Version of XIII (2003) See more »

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Very good action movie
5 April 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

Several reviews compare this to the Bourne series and I don't think it makes sense. This is not a super production and you cannot expect the same level of detail than the million $$ Bourne series. However, the plot is very good and really gripping plus the characters are quite interesting. In addition there is a good amount of action - maybe not the most revolutionary action scenes - and enough to keep you gripped from the beginning to the end of the show. The acting is good but don't expect anything too deep with complex personalities and characters. Someone compared this to Blade with Stephen Dorff, and IMO the acting is globally way better than Blade.

I read some of the bad reviews there and I was worried something would be silly in the middle of the plot, but no. This is one of the best spy/action TV miniseries I have seen.


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