Sherilyn Fenn is implausibly cast as an FBI agent caught in a web of intrigue and betrayal in THE ASSASSINATION FILE, a made-for-cable conspiracy thriller that compounds its shoddiness by blatantly stealing from a number of much better movies.
After failing to prevent the assassination of black Presidential candidate Senator Alan Laskey (Paul Winfield), Secret Service agent Lauren Jacobs (Sherilyn Fenn) resigns in disgrace. Two years later, she's an art teacher living with a man named Jack (Tom Verica), who knows nothing of her past,
when she's visited by her former partner Scott McDonough (Diedrich Bader). He gives her a file that contains evidence that the kil...