Entertainment Weekly

By Lisa Schwarzbaum
The cockeyed C-quality B movie, shot on location with a Balkan supporting cast and crew, mixes a precarious pileup of visual clichés with over-staged action sequences.
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The Hollywood Reporter

By Frank Scheck
The action sequences are strictly pro forma and -- despite the sleek killer's resemblance to the similarly lethal heroine of "La Femme Nikita" -- this dull effort lacks the excitement generated by any of its incarnations.
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The New York Times

By Jeannette Catsoulis
For the thickheaded thriller Assassin's Bullet the Bulgarian actress Elika Portnoy dreamed up a story with three roles for herself and fails to convince in any of them.
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By Dennis Harvey
Much of this makes little sense, but it's hard to care.
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USA Today

By Scott Bowles
What snookered Slater (not to mention Donald Sutherland) into this film is a wonder, because there's not a genuine bone in it. Think the Bourne franchise meets the Bond franchise, without the wit or action.
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New York Post

By Kyle Smith
Corny action scenes and borderline-hilarious direction by Isaac Florentine mark the film as an obvious straight-to-video item that somehow took a wrong turn into a movie theater.
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Village Voice

By Nick Schager
Fans of incessant flashbacks and endless whooshing zooms into close-ups will find much to love about Assassin's Bullet; less satisfied, alas, will be those with a fondness for lucid plotting, compelling intrigue, and credible performances.
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Slant Magazine

By Glenn Heath Jr.
Isaac Florentine's film is maligned with gaping plot holes, terrible expository dialogue, and obvious moments of foreshadowing.
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Los Angeles Times

By Robert Abele
Assassin's Bullet is strictly '90s-era pay-cable genre-rip-off nostalgia, ripe for ridicule.
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The Playlist

By Drew Taylor
Anyone watching Assassin's Bullet will be gripped with a similar sensation -- to be anywhere but watching this movie.
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20 out of 100
Generally unfavorable reviews
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