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True Memoirs of an International Assassin (2016)

TV-14 | | Action, Comedy | 11 November 2016 (USA)
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After a publisher changes a writer's debut novel about a deadly assassin from fiction to non-fiction, the author finds himself thrust into the world of his lead character, and must take on the role of his character for his own survival.

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Sam Larson / Mason Carver
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President Miguel 'Mike' Cueto
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Juan
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Rosa Bolivar
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Anton Masovich
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Amos
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General Javier Ruiz
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Trent
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Kylie Applebaum
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Michael Cleveland
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William Cobb
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El Toro
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Merc
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La Roche
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After a publisher changes a writer's debut novel about a deadly assassin from fiction to non-fiction, the author finds himself thrust into the world of his lead character, and must take on the role of his character for his own survival.

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The man. The myth. The memoirs.

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Action | Comedy

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A História Real de um Assassino Falso  »

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In the scene where Juan radios in to El Toro that the president is dead he is wearing a waiters suit. Afterwards when Sam arrives at El Toros base Juan is already changed into his militia uniform. See more »

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Same Larson: I'm sorry, who are you?
Rosa Bolivar: Rosa Bolivar, DEA.
Same Larson: Thank you for saving me.
Rosa Bolivar: I don't do this job for thanks.
Same Larson: That's a good signature line, think.
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Written by John Spinks
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Funny, original and well made
19 November 2016 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Just watched this Netflix comedy and was pleasantly surprised. The production values are high and the writing is funny with lots of laugh out loud moments and good one liners. The story is original with a person who writes a novel about an assassin but his publisher markets it as a true story. Things get quite complicated as he gets caught up in different factions wanting to assassinate the other in Venezuela.

Kevin James as always amazes with lots of physical dexterity despite his size. Zulay Henao plays a female DEA agent and she has some amusing and snappy action sequences and fight scenes. Her dialog with Kevin James is quite hilarious. Andy Garcia gets quite a few comic roles these days and he is good. Liked Maurice Compte - Colonel Carrillo from Narcos in a supporting role.

One of the best Kevin James movies.


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