Assassin's Bullet Reviews

November 19, 2017
A martial-artist-turned-filmmaker, Florentine (born Yitzhak Florentin) has carved out a niche in the direct-to-video world as an old-school action director with a knack for choreographing and composing fight scenes.
August 8, 2012
The script and direction are equally inept, with a series of overwrought action sequences and ludicrous plot twists that come suspiciously close to parody.
August 5, 2012
Think the Bourne franchise meets the Bond franchise, without the wit or action.
August 5, 2012
What do belly dancers, wigs, shrinks, split personalities and secret ops sexpot mercenary mayhem have to do with a movie? Well, an awful lot it seems, in this CIA espionage freakout that makes waterboarding appear tame by comparison.
August 3, 2012
[A] dippy hodgepodge of hitman action, illogical romance and geopolitical commentary.
August 3, 2012
Why is Slater in this? Why are Sutherland and Spall? Why am I even watching it?
August 3, 2012
Corny action scenes and borderline-hilarious direction by Isaac Florentine mark the film as an obvious straight-to-video item that somehow took a wrong turn into a movie theater.
August 2, 2012
Mr. Slater valiantly tries to appear turned on by his leading lady's shimmying midsection, but he might as well be watching a performing dog for all the heat mustered between them.
August 2, 2012
In trying to pass off the obvious as some type of mystery, Assassin's Bullet repeatedly insults viewer intelligence until the whole effort transforms into unintentional camp.
August 2, 2012
This psychologically tinged thriller about a mysterious female assassin won't erase memories of La Femma Nikita.
August 2, 2012
Assassin's Bullet feels like a shameless, dismal vanity project.
August 1, 2012
Much of this makes little sense, but it's hard to care.
August 1, 2012
The cockeyed C-quality B movie, shot on location with a Balkan supporting cast and crew, mixes a precarious pileup of visual clichs with over-staged action sequences.
July 31, 2012
Fans of incessant flashbacks and endless whooshing zooms into close-ups will find much to love about Assassin's Bullet; less satisfied, alas, will be those with a fondness for lucid plotting, compelling intrigue, and credible performances.
July 29, 2012
Isaac Florentine's film is maligned with gaping plot holes, terrible expository dialogue, and obvious moments of foreshadowing.