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The Big Hit (1998)

R
91 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

Socially anxious hitman Melvin Smiley, an expert in his lucrative field, goes on a job and falls in love with his kidnapping victim, turning his world upside down.
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Kirk Wong (as Che-Kirk Wong)
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$ 13,000,000
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$ 10,809,424
Gross (USA)
$ 27,052,167
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Release date
Apr 24, 1998 (United States)

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Mark Wahlberg
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Christina Applegate
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China Chow
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Lainie Kazan
Jeanne Shulman Jeanne Shulman   See fewer
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Elliott Gould
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Lela Rochon
Chantel Chantel   See fewer
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Danny Smith
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David Usher
Sergio Sergio   See fewer
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Hardee T. Lineham
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Gerry Mendicino
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Robert Eaton
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Nicola Jones
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John Stocker
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Derrek Peels
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Danny Lima
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Morgan Freeman
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Giovahann White
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Robert Hannah
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Terrence Baker
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Theater Thug (uncredited) Theater Thug (uncredited)   See fewer
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Bodyguard (uncredited) Bodyguard (uncredited)   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 26,462 votes