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The Assignment Release Date

The movie The Assignment is already released on VOD in the USA and UK and Blu-ray, DVD and Cinema in the USA. The upcoming Blu-ray, Cinema and DVD release date in the UK is to be announced.

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Blu-ray
June 6, 2017Confirmed
6
Cinema
April 7, 2017Confirmed
4
DVD
June 6, 2017Confirmed
5
VOD
March 3, 2017Confirmed
2
Blu-ray
TBAConfirmed
6
Cinema
TBAConfirmed
4
DVD
TBAConfirmed
5
VOD
March 13, 2017Confirmed
2
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14 reviews

The jaw drops once the outrageous audacity of (Re)Assignment's premise sinks in. The doctor (Sigourney Weaver) is a brilliant but unhinged cosmetic surgeon, first seen straitjacketed in an interrogation room. Calmly, and not without pride, she recounts to her psychiatrist (Tony Shalhoub) how she got there. A lowlife killer named Frank Kitchen killed her brother, so she took her ultimate revenge. She captured him and conducted full gender-reassignment surgery. Now Frank (Michelle Rodriguez) is forced to face the world as a woman. Confused, pissed off, and as macho as ever, she's out for her own vengeance.

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What do the critics say?

Based on 14 The Assignment reviews, The Assignment gets an average review score of 50.
80/100
www.villagevoice.comCinema
There's little room to talk about the ridiculous, pulpy noir plot of The Assignment, because the performances by Sigourney Weaver and Michelle Rodriguez are such knockouts.
1324d ago
80/100
www.hollywoodreporter.comCinema
Sigourney Weaver stars as a twisted surgeon and Michelle Rodriguez as the man she turns into a woman in Walter Hill's new noir thriller.
1324d ago
B/A+
thefilmstage.comCinema
The Assignment is ultimately canny in genre-play and unique in its time, factors that don’t necessarily make it great, but, beyond old-man-auteurism apologia, still hold somewha...
1324d ago
3/4
www.rogerebert.comCinema
“The Assignment” is a film that arrives in theaters having already inspired vast outpourings of anger from two groups —the transgender community, which appears to be offended by...
1324d ago
70/100
www.time.comCinema
In The Assignment, Michelle Rodriguez is a hitman caught between worlds.
1324d ago
C/A+
www.avclub.comCinema
Walter Hill’s The Assignment is a pulp fairy tale without a clue.
1324d ago
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