Panic (2000)

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Comedy drama. Alex is a reluctant hitman, brought up to carry on the `family business' by his father, Michael. Alex decides to try seeing a therapist about his dissatisfaction with his `career'. However, the act of talking to someone about his life and job violates a code of silence instilled by Michael. Even Alex's wife is unaware of what he actually does for a living. When Alex meets a comely young lady in the therapist's waiting room, he becomes obsessed with her, but he has other things on his mind, such as a difficult assignment that he has been given to carry out.

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