The Assignment Movie


The Assignment

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2017 | R | Action Crime | 1hr, 35m

A hit man seeks revenge after being knocked out and awakening to discover he has been surgically turned into a woman.

U.S. Release Date

The Assignment release date was Friday, April 7, 2017. This was a Limited in theaters release.

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Tuesday, June 6, 2017

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Friday, April 7, 2017
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Directed by

Walter Hill


Walter Hill


Rating MPAA

R for graphic nudity, violence, sexuality, language and drug use

Storylines 2 more

Hitman Frank Kitchen (Michelle Rodriguez) is given a lethal assignment, but after being double-crossed, he discovers he’s not the man he thought he was—he’s been surgically altered and now has the body of a woman. Seeking vengeance, Frank heads for a showdown with the person (Sigourney Weaver) who transformed him, a brilliant surgeon with a chilling agenda of her own.
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Trivia & Production Notes

  • Based on a story by Denis Hamill.
  • Michelle Rodriguez is to play the hitman while Sigourney Weaver is the scalpel-wielding doctor.

Also Known As

  • Tomboy, A Revenger's Tale

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