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Picasso Trigger (1988)

After his brother got eliminated in Hard Ticket to Hawaii (1987), a crime lord triggers a ruthless hunt against all agents responsible, and the remaining agents will have to avenge their fallen comrades.

Director:

Andy Sidaris

Writer:

Andy Sidaris
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steve Bond ... Travis Abilene
Dona Speir ... Donna
Hope Marie Carlton ... Taryn
Harold Diamond Harold Diamond ... Jade
John Aprea ... Salazar
Roberta Vasquez Roberta Vasquez ... Pantera
Guich Koock Guich Koock ... L. G. Abilene
Rodrigo Obregón ... Miguel Ortiz (as Rodrigo Obregon)
Bruce Penhall ... Hondo
Cynthia Brimhall ... Edy
Richard LePore ... Professor
Nicholas Georgiade ... Schiavo (as Nick Georgiade)
Kym Malin Kym Malin ... Kym
Patty Duffek Patty Duffek ... Patticakes
Liv Lindeland Liv Lindeland ... Inga
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Storyline

Double agent Picasso Trigger is assassinated in Paris by double-crossing bad guy Miguel Ortiz. Then Ortiz begins eliminating agents of The Agency who were involved in his brother's death. The Agency (belatedly) springs into action to stop Ortiz' heinous activities. The usual gunplay, romance, and nifty toys with bombs ensue. Written by Ed Sutton <esutton@mindspring.com>

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They take their art seriously. They kill. See more »


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Trivia

Second and last appearance of The Professor who first appeared in Seven (1979). See more »

Goofs

After Roberta Vasquez's character dies, John Aprea's character saw her corpse on the floor. That time it was clearly visible that the arteries on her chest cleavage and her throat is pulsating although her character is dead. See more »

Quotes

Edy: Didn't I tell you Jade, I've got a black belt in shotgun.
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Connections

Follows Hard Ticket to Hawaii (1987) See more »

Soundtracks

Jumpin' the Gun
Written by Gary Stockdale, Kevin Klingler and Bob Moore
Sung by Gary Stockdale
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Lame action, hot women, typical Sidaris
18 February 2014 | by Red-BarracudaSee all my reviews

Let's just cut to the chase straight away here and say upfront that the only sane reason to watch an Andy Sidaris film is to see beautiful playmates get naked and shoot guns. What other reason is there? This one has a convoluted plot-line that I quite honestly can't be bothered to describe. What I will say is that the story is not exactly its strong point. Needless to say, as per Sidaris other films, there are a lot of explosions and a lot of feeble gadgets. But the action scenes are so lacklustre that you will be hard pressed to care. Honestly, when you consider the awesome bevy of beautiful babes that Sidaris improbably had at his disposal, you can't help but wish the films had a little more imagination or life about them.

This one is neither one of his best, nor is it one of his worst but it's pretty much essentially the same as all of them. The only true differentiating factor that I can ever discern is which ladies do we have and is there a lot of nudity? All other aspects merge into one as far as his filmography is concerned. This one's chief selling point is Dona Speir, who is very nice indeed. And, yes, she strips off a few times, along with several of her other female co-stars. So, consequently, the film does have some entertainment value. Other than that, it has quite a good title.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

February 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Picasso Trigger See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Andy Sidaris Company See more »
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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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