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Assassin (1973)

A government assassin is sent to kill a government official who might be leaking its secrets.


Peter Crane


Michael Sloan (as Michael Sloane)


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Credited cast:
Ian Hendry ... The Assassin
Edward Judd ... MI5 Control
Frank Windsor ... John Stacy
Ray Brooks ... Edward Craig
John Hart Dyke John Hart Dyke ... Janik
Verna Harvey ... The Girl
Mike Pratt ... Matthew
Frank Duncan Frank Duncan ... Luke
Mike Shannon Mike Shannon ... Alcoholic
Paul Whitsun-Jones Paul Whitsun-Jones ... Drunk Man
Molly Weir Molly Weir ... Drunk Woman
Andrew Lodge Andrew Lodge ... Back-up Man
Peter Hawkins ... Passport Officer
Avril Fenton Avril Fenton ... Barmaid
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
David Arlen David Arlen


A government assassin is sent to kill a government official who might be leaking its secrets.

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November 1973 (UK) See more »

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Pemini Organisation See more »
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28 August 2000 | by heedarmySee all my reviews

Horribly over-directed by Peter Crane, with an abundance of arty camera angles.

The slight story can't sustain the running-time although Ian Hendry is excellent in the lead role.

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