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Supreme Sanction (1999)

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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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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Michael Madsen ... Dalton
Kristy Swanson ... Jenna
David Dukes ... Jordan McNamara
Ron Perlman ... The Director
Tommy 'Tiny' Lister ... Lester (as Tommy 'Tiny' Lister Jr.)
Al Sapienza ... Holman
Suanne Spoke ... Tourist Wife
Donald Faison ... Marcus (as Donald Adeosun Faison)
Holliston Coleman ... Bailey McNamara (as Holliston 'Holli' Coleman)
Teo ... Ron the Security Guard
Dannon Green ... Stebbins
D.J. Berg D.J. Berg ... Henderson
Marshall Manesh ... Hawk Face Man
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Storyline

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.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 April 1999 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Alfa akció - A terrorista csapás See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color
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Trivia

Michael Madsen's assistant, Todd Spangler, is seen 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 »

Quotes

Dalton: The dog won't hunt. Put her to sleep.
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Edited from Airborne (1998) See more »

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Great film, Loved it
15 December 2010 | by mr_pivac1985See all my reviews

Very interesting action flick. An elite assassin(Kristy Swanson) for a covert U.S. agency decides not to pull the trigger on her latest assignment. She spots her target who is a well known TV reporter(David Dukes) playing with his child and decides to not take his life. Now she and her target are hunted down by her employers. Michael Madsen and Ron Perlman are determined to catch the savvy and sexy sharpshooter.

The main highlight for me in this film was of course Michael Madsen, Anything he does is gold, I don't care what anyone else says about him, he is not overrated, if anything he's underrated and deserves more respect, Great film, and a fantastic job done by Madsen in this role.


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