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The Assassin (1989)





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Steve Railsback, the star of the cult favorite The Stunt Man, carries the ball in Assassin. Railsback plays a CIA agent, assigned to protect a senator. When the politician is killed, the principal suspect is Our Hero. Left to his own devices, Railsback unearths one of those government conspiracies so beloved of quickie filmmakers. While the plot of Assassin is as full of holes as the senator, the action highlights are fine and dandy.


Steve Railsback
as Hank Knight
Sam Melville
as Sen. Berkeley
Jorge Luke
as Roberto
Chuck Hicks
as Ed ONeil
Andaluz Russell
as Amanda Portales
Blanca Lidia Munoz
as Mrs. Huerta
Martin LaSalle
as Dr. Lopez
George Belanger
as Agency Investigator
Alex Sherwin
as Kohler Aide #2
Carlos Romano
as Embassy Personnel
Sergio Sanchez
as Agency Security #2
Rocío Muñoz
as Woman #2
Juan Antonio Llanes
as Airport Tourist
Gerardo Moreno
as Terrorist #1
Xander Berkeley
as John Patrick Earl
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