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The Assignment (2016)

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After waking up and discovering that he has undergone gender reassignment surgery, an assassin seeks to find the doctor responsible.

Director:

Walter Hill

Writers:

Walter Hill (screenplay), Denis Hamill (screenplay) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michelle Rodriguez ... Frank Kitchen
Tony Shalhoub ... Dr. Ralph Galen
Anthony LaPaglia ... Honest John
Caitlin Gerard ... Johnnie
Ken Kirzinger ... Nurse Becker
Darryl Quon Darryl Quon ... Jin Tao
Brent Langdon Brent Langdon ... Dr. Turley
Sigourney Weaver ... Doctor Rachel Jane
Caroline Chan ... Ting Li
Adrian Hough ... Sebastian Jane
John Callander John Callander ... Hotel Manager
Bill Croft ... Earl Hawkins
Terry Chen ... Doctor Lin
Zak Santiago ... Lawyer
Ellie Harvie ... Office Nurse
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Storyline

Following an ace assassin who is double crossed by gangsters and falls into the hands of rogue surgeon known as The Doctor who turns him into a woman. The hitman now a hitwoman sets out for revenge, aided by a nurse named Johnnie who also has secrets. Written by bartholomewmatthew

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One job changed it all. See more »

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Action | Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for graphic nudity, violence, sexuality, language and drug use | See all certifications »

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Official Sites:

Official site [Japan]

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France | Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

3 March 2017 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

The Assignment See more »

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Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)
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SBS Films See more »
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Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Director Walter Hill read journalist-writer Denis Hamill's first draft of this screenplay in 1978. Years later Hill optioned it and revised the script before abandoning it for several years. See more »

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Written by Joseph Hicks
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good film. michelle nude worth a watch
23 March 2018 | by santanaf-30213See all my reviews

I liked the film. well written and part of the tales of the crypt movie series. seeing the lovely michelle roderiquez nude and coping a feel with her fingers deep inside her.is worth the watch. i have always found her tough and sexy. she has a beautiful body .i would give her a golden globe award if i could. the movie makes sense,is not boring and an ensemble cast of very famous actors.


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