Assassination Tango

Genre:  Action/Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Running Time:  114 min.
Release Date: April 4, 2003
DVD: December 9, 2003

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Cast: Robert Duvall, Ruben Blades, Kathy Baker, Luciana Pedraza


John J. (Duvall) is a seasoned hit man sent to Argentina on a job. When the General he was sent to kill delays his return to the country, John passes the time with Manuela (Pedraza), a beautiful dancer who becomes his teacher and guide into Argentina’s sensual world of the tango. Spellbound by the rich and mysterious world Manuela has shown him, his idyll is shattered when the reality of why he’s there comes crashing down around him.

Director: Robert Duvall
Studio: United Artists Films
Producer(s): Robert Duvall, Rob Carliner
Screenplay: Robert Duvall
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