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March in Windy City (1998)

| Comedy, Thriller | TV Movie
Retired MI6 agent Steven March is called back into action by his former employers. His task is to assassinate Chicago politician Dan Paterson, an ambitious and ruthless Russian who March ... See full summary »

Director:

Graham Theakston

Writers:

Thomas Ellice, Geoff McQueen (deviser)
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Cast overview, first billed only:
David Jason ... Steven March
Vanessa Earl ... Jennifer
Jerome Willis ... Sir Henry Bryant
David McCallum ... Daniel Paterson / Dimitri Petrovsky
Helene Kvale ... Margaretha
Kate Goehring Kate Goehring ... Det. Grace Wallace
Paul Bates ... Det. Joe Riggs
Stevie Lee ... Garry (as Stevie Lee Richardson)
Mindy Bell Mindy Bell ... Customs Officer
Quincy Wong Quincy Wong ... FBI Agent
Michael Park Ingram Michael Park Ingram ... FBI Agent
Heather Prete Heather Prete ... Natalie Paterson
Robert Mohler Robert Mohler ... Paterson's PR man
Ned Schmidtke ... Police Chief Mills
Marc Grapey ... Det. Pete Swartz
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Retired MI6 agent Steven March is called back into action by his former employers. His task is to assassinate Chicago politician Dan Paterson, an ambitious and ruthless Russian who March has encountered before. March's task is made more difficult when Paterson's daughter is kidnapped, apparently by Chinese gangsters. Written by Simon Shearn <simon@frieth.demon.co.uk>

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Language:

English

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Shockingly bad
21 November 2005 | by rmcmurdoSee all my reviews

Very interesting......... so maybe this is what happens to very successful UK stars that fall off the radar . Cannot believe that David Jason/David Macallum would have gotten involved in this genre !! Mix of bad American cop series vs Man from Uncle spy,American made obviously with Septic production. A movie that defies belief which surely did not make a profit.Cannot make my mind up if it was classified as a spoof or a comedy because it is certainly NOT a thriller !! I can only think that both main actors had commitments to their pension funds that needed servicing !! David Jason has surely lowered himself to the edge of his profession in this with epics of old like INspector Frost and other high class UK "made for TV" series and specials


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