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Assassination Games

2011 film by Ernie Barbarash

Assassination Games is a 2011 American action thriller movie directed by Ernie Barbarash, and starring Jean-Claude Van Damme and Scott Adkins. This movie is about two people wanting revenge for different reasons. One is asking for money, the other revenge. Due to Interpol getting on their trail, two assassins, Vincent and Roland, work together to kill their victims before they themselves are killed. Jean-Claude Van Damme plays Vincent.

Assassination Games
Directed byErnie Barbarash
Produced by
Written byAaron Rahsaan Thomas
Starring
Music byNeal Acree
CinematographyPhil Parmet
Edited byPeter Devaney Flanagan
Production
company
Distributed by
Release date
  • July 29, 2011 (2011-07-29)
Running time
101 minutes
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
Budget$8 million

ReleaseEdit

The film had a limited release on July 29, 2011.[1] Sony Pictures Home Entertainment released the DVD in the United States on September 6, 2011,[2] and in the United Kingdom on October 10, 2011.[3]

ReceptionEdit

IGN gave the film a 6 out of 10 stars and wrote, "If you need a quick dose of action, Assassination Games should do the trick. Don't expect a masterpiece and you should walk away moderately pleased with the experience".[4]

ReferencesEdit

  1. Whale, Chase (July 28, 2011). "Retrospective Interview: Jean-Claude Van Damme". Twitch Film. Retrieved April 16, 2015.
  2. Rao, Rohit (September 15, 2011). "Assassination Games". DVD Talk. Retrieved April 16, 2015.
  3. "Assassination Games DVD". Female First. September 13, 2011. Retrieved April 16, 2015.
  4. Shaffer, R. L. (2011-09-08). "Assassination Games DVD Review." IGN.com. Retrieved 2014-03-20.

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