First, the public and private life of Russian dictator Joseph Stalin is chronicled in the impressive biodrama "Stalin," featuring a towering title performance by Robert Duvall. With amazing authenticity Stalin's treacherous rise to power, his purges against real and imagined enemies, and his alliance with Hitler are traced. Maximilian Schell, Julia Ormond, and Jeroen Krabbe co-star. Next, Duvall wrote, directed, and stars in the intense thriller "Assassination Tango," in which he plays John J., a NYC beauty parlor owner who has another, more secretive job: paid assassin. While waiting in Buenos Aires for a chance to complete a contract on a hospitalized military official, John is drawn to the city's tango scene...and a beautiful dancer (Luciana Pedraza). Kathy Baker, Rubén Blades co-star. 4 2/3 hrs. total. Standard/Widescreen; Soundtrack: English.