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R| 2 hr. min.

Plot Summary
Schoolteacher and single mother Samantha Caine (Geena Davis) lives an average suburban life -- until she begins having strange memories of unexplained violence and discovers that she has physical skills that she never imagined. Hiring private detective Mitch Hennessey (Samuel L. Jackson) to probe into her past, Samantha discovers that she's a well-trained government assassin who went missing after suffering a bout of amnesia and that her former handlers want her back in their employ.

Cast: Geena Davis , Samuel L. Jackson , Patrick Malahide , Craig Bierko , Brian Cox , David Morse , G.D. Spradlin , Tom Amandes

Director: Renny Harlin

Genres: Action

The Long Kiss Goodnight (1996)

Release Date: October 11th, 1996|2 hr. min.

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  • Geena Davis and her director and husband, Renny Harlin, recover from their "Cutthroat Island" fiasco in grand style, and screenwriter Shane Black ("The Last Boy Scout") juggles jolts and jokes with a mad fervor that almost earns him his $4 million salary. show more

  • A "nonstop thriller" that is also a nonstop dud. Underline the word "long" in the title. show more

  • The movie tries to juggle motherly love sentiment with wanna-be snappy ripostes with a violent streak that extends to threatening a grade-schooler with blinding and busted kneecaps. [11 Oct 1996, Pg.03.D] show more

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