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Silent Trigger (1996)

Waxman is a former Special Forces soldier who is now working as a heavily armed assassin for a top secret government agency. When a covert mission goes terribly wrong, Waxman and fellow assassin Clegg become that agency's prime targets.

Director:

Russell Mulcahy

Writer:

Sergio Altieri
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Dolph Lundgren ... Shooter
Gina Bellman ... Spotter
Conrad Dunn Conrad Dunn ... Supervisor
Christopher Heyerdahl ... O'Hara
Emma Stevens Emma Stevens ... Target Woman
Alexandria Haber Alexandria Haber ... Peasant Girl
Reynald Robinson ... Refugee
Dale Hayes Dale Hayes ... Refugee
Erin Simms ... Refugee
Jonathan Robert Rondeau ... Refugee
Carl Alacchi ... Soldier
Jonathan Larocque Jonathan Larocque ... Soldier
Andreas Apergis ... Soldier
Tim Post ... Soldier
Jason Cavalier ... Soldier
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Storyline

Action superstar Dolph Lundgren (Universal Soldier) delivers big-screen entertainment in the adventure thriller that's loaded with special effects and hard-hitting action...SILENT TRIGGER! Lundgren plays a top political assassin who's teamed with a sexy female counterpart (gorgeous Gina Bellman) to gun down a target. But when emotions begin to cloud his thoughts, it sets off an explosive series of events leading to the ultimate climax of kill or be killed! From the director of Highlander and The Shadow, SILENT TRIGGER is action -packed entertainment that'll blow you away! Written by Hollywood Pictures Home Video

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Taglines:

Kill or be killed. See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violent content and language, and for some sexuality and drug content | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Details

Country:

Canada | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 October 1996 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

The Algonquin Goodbye See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color (Eastmancolor)

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

The firearm prominently used by Dolph Lundgren's character is an Iver Johnson AMAC-1500 - a bolt-action .50 BMG sniper rifle developed for the United States Armed Forces. See more »

Goofs

When Clegg (Gina Bellman) is running to escape the explosion climbing up the elevator shaft, she barges through a pair of doors. In the shot showing this, you can easily see a camera that is mounted in an open section of the floor on the left side of the screen. The following shot is what was filmed from that same camera. See more »

Quotes

Spotter: I am done with the order of the day... sir.
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Alternate Versions

Although rated not under 18 the German version (VHS & DVD) is cut for violence. It was ultimately released uncut in Germany on Blu-ray in 2014's limited edition from Subkultur Entertainment. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Remembering 'Silent Trigger' (2014) See more »

Soundtracks

Sacred Revelation
Written by Quinn
Performed by Quinn
Published by Mysterion (ASCAP)
Courtesy of Shiro Records
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Best Dolph movie
1 November 2000 | by ost-4See all my reviews

This movie was a very pleasant surprise. I figured it was just a BIG turkey, but no. Silent trigger is a very styleful actionflick. Nice photography and a cool storyline, and Dolph delivers (yeah).

An unusual actionmovie and Dolphs best too date.


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