F/X (1985)

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  • F/X - Murder by Illusion Alternative
  • Fx Murder by Illusion Alternative


The film special effects man is recruited by the Justice Department to stage a phoney assassination of a top gangland mobster who is ready to tell all in court about his associates. The special effects man then becomes a target himself.

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