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Assassination Games

Overview


Genre :

Action, Thriller

Release Date :

July 29, 2011 (Limited)

MPAA Rating :

R

Director :

Ernie Barbarash

Starring :

Jean-Claude Van Damme, Scott Adkins, Kevin Chapman, Ivan Kaye, Marija Karan, Attila Arpa

REVIEWS RATE:  Critics  Nothing's perfect, but it's worth seeing.    Readers  5 of 5 [Rate It]

Review rate : C

“..the fight choreography doesn't lift this effort above Van Damme's usual direct-to-DVD offerings, but it does prove that there are still filmmakers who understand how to shoot action..”
by Gabe Toro [The Playlist]
“..is really just about beating the snot out of bad guys, which Adkins and Van Damme do quite well..”
by Joe Bendel [Libertas Film Magazine]
0.5 of 4

“..a direct-to-video-quality actioner distinguished primarily by its star's blatantly deteriorated martial-arts prowess..”
by Nick Schager [Slant Magazine]

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