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Razor Blade Smile Details

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The story begins in 1850, when Lilith Silver (Eileen Daley) interrupts a duel between her lover and the nasty Sir Sethane Blake (Christopher Adamson). When she shoots Blake, he just smiles, and punishes her impudence by biting her on the neck when she is shot in turn by his manservant. After a nifty title sequence, the film flashes forward 150 years to watch Silver in modern London, where she hangs out at glitzy vampire bars and works as a mercenary. Lilith's biggest job involves hunting down members of the Illuminati, a sect of freemasons bent on world domination. Their ruler, not coincidentally, is Sir Sethane Blake. Clad in skintight black leather and armed with a coffin full of guns, knives, and throwing-stars, the blood-sucking hit woman uses her supernatural abilities to hunt down her targets and avoid police, at least until Inspector Price (Jonathan Coote) and a forensic scientist nicknamed "the Horror Film Man" (David Warbeck) get on her trail. Visually dazzling and loaded with sex, blood, and macabre humor, Razor Blade Smile uses an array of cinematic techniques to achieve the slick look of a glossy comic book, reminiscent of many Asian efforts in the genre, and quite unlike anything to come out of Britain in recent memory. ~ Robert Firsching, Rovi

  • Release date:October 16, 1998

Cast

Eileen Daley
as Lilith Silver
Christopher Adamson
as Sethane Blake
Jonathan Coote
as Ray Price
David Warbeck
as Horror Movie Man
Heidi James
as Ariauna
Jennifer Guy
Louisa Moore
Isabel Brooke
Glenn Wrage
Eileen Daly

Crew

Jake West
Director
Jake West
Producer
Robert Mercer
Producer
Robert Mercer
Screenwriter
Jake West
Screenwriter
James Solan
Cinematographer
Jake West
Editor
Suzanne Lee-Barnes
Associate Producer
Will Jeffery
Associate Producer
Laurence Guinness
Executive Producer
Marvin Gleicher
Executive Producer
Jake West
Executive Producer
David West
Executive Producer
Robert Mercer
Executive Producer
Dena Costello
Coordinator
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