Hords of insane assassins (2 cute) gather in or near a bar waiting to kill an insignificant FBI pencil pusher at 3AM and collect $3M. He's kept in a safe house/bunker nearby surrounded by FBI agents. Action awaits.


P.J. Pesce


Olatunde Osunsanmi (screenplay), Olumide Odebunmi (screenplay) | 6 more credits »





Cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Berenger ... Walter Weed
Clayne Crawford ... Agent Baker
Tommy Flanagan ... Lazlo Soot
Maury Sterling ... Lester Tremor
Martha Higareda ... Ariella Martinez
Christopher Michael Holley ... Malcolm Little
Ernie Hudson ... Anthony Vejar
Michael Parks ... Fritz Tremor
Autumn Reeser ... Kaitlyn 'AK-47' Tremor
Vinnie Jones ... Finbar McTeague
Hrothgar Mathews ... Agent Redstone
Jared Keeso ... Agent Nicholas
Jason Schombing ... Agent Abrego
David Richmond-Peck ... Agent Dominic Dumare
Grant Elliott Grant Elliott ... Agent Partch


Walter Weed is an unassuming desk jockey at the FBI when the Bureau uncovers a plot to assassinate him. A team of degenerate, psychotic assassins dispatched by mystery man Hal Leuco to win a huge bounty includes a resourceful beauty who has a unique method of killing her prey, a power-tool wielding psychopath and a deadly master of disguise. Written by Universal Home Video

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Rated R for bloody violence and language | See all certifications »

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The girl in the magazine read by Agent Redstone (Hrothgar Mathews) is porn star Heather Vandeven. See more »


When Lazlo Soot receives a fax of the blueprints of the Jazz Club, the location says "Chicago, Michigan" vice Chicago, Illinois. The narrative explanation does, however, say the location is in Illinois. See more »


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Title Card: rather than dashing, gun-toting g-men, most FBI employees are information analysts, sifting through millions of telephone, email, and data transmissions to uncover threats of violent crime, terrorism, and espionage against the United States. / occasionally, bureau members themselves become the target of threats; these require extraordinary precautions, often including top-secret procedures outside the realm of normal protocol. / the unintended consequences of such secret activities...
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Dance Of Death
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Written by Andrew Bissell
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What's with all the one-liners?!?
21 January 2010 | by rudiedirkxSee all my reviews

Though not nearly as well directed, well acted (or casted) or well written as Smokin' Aces, this movie is not too horrible to watch. It's got a decent story and progressing nicely, it's not too predictable (not much more than any other movie these days). Expecting not too much, I'm definitely not disappointed.

One thing bothered me more and more though: the enormously annoying, cheesy one-liners! First it was just agent Baker with the dumb-ass comments and group cheers, but then everybody was spouting bad one-liners!

Another thing that was a total letdown and seriously a SHAME for any self respecting artist in the movie industry: the "special effects". If intended as fake as they look: congratulations on a job well done. If not: OMG, Mr Director, did you even watch this movie yourself??

It's a solid 7, because in spite of the annoyances this movie was very watchable and entertaining. These days entertaining is all you can hope for. Not the very best "part two" ever, but most definitely somewhere in the top 20% (although I'm not sure that's saying much qualitatively).

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19 January 2010 (USA) See more »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)
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