The Assignment

The Assignment (2016)

A revenger's tale.

  • Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
  • Release Date: 2016-04-27
  • User Rating: 5/10 from 215 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 35min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: SBS Films
  • Production Country: Canada, France, United States of America
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Ace assassin Frank Kitchen is double crossed by gangsters and falls into the hands of rogue surgeon known as The Doctor who turns him into a woman. The hitman, now a hitwoman, sets out for revenge, aided by a nurse named Johnnie who also has secrets.

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  • Michelle Rodriguez

    as Frank Kitchen / Tomboy
  • Sigourney Weaver

    as Dr. Rachel Kay
  • Tony Shalhoub

    as Dr. Ralph Galen
  • Caitlin Gerard

    as Johnnie
  • Anthony LaPaglia

    as Honest John Hartunian
  • Paul McGillion

    as Paul Wincott
  • Ken Kirzinger

    as Nurse Albert Becker
  • Paul Lazenby

    as Bodyguard
  • Zak Santiago

    as Edward Gonzales
  • Adrian Hough

    as Sebastian
  • Alex Zahara

    as Vladimir Gorski
  • Chad Riley

    as Merchado
  • Jason Asuncion

    as Hiram Ko (Dog Trainer)
  • Darryl Quon

    as Jin Tao
  • Hugo Ateo

    as Guzman
  • Sergio Osuna

    as Mexican Man
  • Terry Chen

    as Dr. Lin
  • Lauro Chartrand

    as Cousin in Vegas
  • Caroline Chan

    as Ting Li
  • Lia Lam

    as Asian woman
  • Eltie Pearce

    as Whitney
Sound Giorgio Moroder Original Music Composer
Writing Walter Hill Screenplay
Directing Walter Hill Director
Writing Walter Hill Story
Production Sheila Jaffe Casting
Production Saïd Ben Saïd Producer
Crew Melissa R. Stubbs Stunt Coordinator
Camera James Liston Director of Photography
Production Candice Elzinga Casting
Production Kenneth Burke Unit Production Manager
Production Kenneth Burke Line Producer
Costume & Make-Up Joel Echallier Makeup Effects Designer
Production Suzan Derkson Production Manager
Crew Paul Lazenby Stunts
Writing Denis Hamill Screenplay
Writing Denis Hamill Story
Sound Kelly Cole Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Kelly Cole Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Kelly Cole Mixing Engineer
Sound Bill Mellow Supervising Sound Editor
Sound Bill Mellow Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Crew Bill Mellow Mixing Engineer
Art Renee Read Production Design
Editing Phil Norden Editor
Camera Katie Yu Still Photographer
Crew Jason Asuncion Stunts
Directing Ashley Sawyer Third Assistant Director
Crew Melissa Reese Compositors
Sound Daniel Cardona Sound Re-Recording Mixer
Sound Daniel Cardona Recording Supervision
Production John Lind Co-Producer
Directing John Lind First Assistant Director
Production Michel Merkt Producer
Camera Dale H. Jahraus Camera Operator
Sound James Fonnyadt Sound Designer
Editing Brian Campbell Dialogue Editor
Sound Brian Campbell ADR Editor
Costume & Make-Up Jessica Rain Hairstylist
Camera Bruce Borland Camera Operator
Crew Bill Mills Special Effects Coordinator
Costume & Make-Up Isabel Bloor Set Dressing Supervisor
Costume & Make-Up Courtney Frey Makeup Department Head
Visual Effects Geena Renk Visual Effects Producer
Production Todd Giroux Associate Producer
Sound Raney Shockne Original Music Composer
Visual Effects Jess Brown Visual Effects Producer
Costume & Make-Up Ellen Anderson Costume Design
Lighting James M. Jackson Gaffer
Production Sarah Borch-Jacobsen Producer
Production Kevin Chneiweiss Associate Producer
Camera Julian Chapdelaine Dolly Grip
Camera Reid Cohoon Key Grip
Art Meredith Garstin Set Decoration
Art A. Blair Stevens Set Decoration
Visual Effects Kris Wood Visual Effects Supervisor
Editing Claudio Sepulveda Digital Intermediate
Crew Ian Doig Animal Coordinator
Directing Ana Oparnica Sebal Script Supervisor
Sound Bryson Dodwell Sound Effects Editor
Lighting Cameron Root Lighting Technician
Lighting Jason Weir Lighting Technician
Crew Agnieszka Echallier Makeup Effects
Production Alexia S. Droz Production Manager
Directing Annabelle Wilczur Second Assistant Director
Visual Effects Brent Boulet Visual Effects Supervisor
Visual Effects Karim El-Masry Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Yash Gowda Digital Compositors
Visual Effects Janani Sridhar Digital Compositors
Production Sandra Couldwell Casting
Production Kyle Sevier Location Manager
Production Audrey Hellmer Production Coordinator
Crew Kelly Thorburn Animal Wrangler
Production Sarah Tichenor Production Accountant