Despite a cast headed by Jason Patric and Irene Jacob, major studio backing, and direction by John Badham, who usually is at least able to deliver mindlessly diverting commercial entertainment, INCOGNITO is a laughably cliched and incredibly hoary Euro-thriller about art forgery that was
barely released theatrically before being consigned to vid-bins.
Art forger Harry Donovan (Jason Patric) is offered $500,000 by British gallery owners Davies (Thomas Lockyer), Iain III, known as "Ill" (Simon Chandler), and Agachi (Togo Igawa) to create a Rembrandt forgery. Donovan agrees, against the advice of his ailing artist father (Rod Steiger), who urges
his son to become ...