The Assignment (2016)


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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Release Date: 2016-04-27
Status: Released
Run time: 95 min / 1:35
Production Studio : SBS Films
Production Countries: Canada, France, United States of America


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
Terry Chen
as Dr. Lin
Lauro Chartrand
as Cousin in Vegas
Caroline Chan
as Ting Li
Lia Lam
as Asian woman
Hugo Ateo
as Guzman
Eltie Pearce
as Whitney
Sergio Osuna
as Mexican Man


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