The Assassination Bureau
The Assassination Bureau (1969)

The Assassination Bureau is loosely based on a turn-of-the-century yarn written by Jack London. Nellie Bly-style girl reporter Sonya Winter (Diana Rigg) tries to get the goods on shady businessman Ivan Dragomiloff (Oliver Reed). Ivan is in… More

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Rated: PG
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Release Date: July 13, 2004
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Critic Score: 67% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Variety Staff
Variety

Entire cast play their respective roles broadly and each gives a good account of himself.

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A not as clever a black comedy as it might think.

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Geoff Andrew
Time Out

None too witty black comedy.

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Ken Hanke
Mountain Xpress (Asheville, NC)

Amusing, but with those stars it ought to be better than it is.

Vincent Canby
New York Times

It's never as funny as it looks, but it's a pleasant enough ride if you like your companions.

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Film4

A cinematic curio, but also a delightful souvenir of the 60s.

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Flixster Audience Score: 74% Flixster User Reviews
Tsubaki Sanjuro
Fun spoof of spy/action flicks that knows how to use historical events in a clever way. Reed and Savalas are excelent, and Rigg a beauty and the best eye candy… More
jay nixon
Delightful black comedy with the handsome Reed and the comely Diana Rigg a fun pair of leads. The bad guys are dispatched in ridiculous but entertaining ways… More