Scor·pi·o / ˈskôrpēˌō/ Astrol. the eighth sign of the zodiac (the Scorpion), which the sun enters about October 23. ∎ (a Scorpio) (pl. -os) a person born when the sun is in this sign. DERIVATIVES: Scor·pi·an / -pēən/ n. & adj.
Scorpio ★★½ 1973 (PG)
Okay catandmouse espionage tale about a wily, veteran CIA agent (Lancaster) who may have turned traitor. He's set-up to be killed by a CIA boss but the assassin, codename Scorpio (Delon), has some trouble fulfilling his assignment. Cross and doublecross abound. 114m/C VHS, DVD . Burt Lancaster, Alain Delon, Paul Scofield, John Colicos, Gayle Hunnicutt, J.D. Cannon, Joanne Linville, Melvin Stewart, James B. Sikking, Vladek Sheybal, William (Bill) Smithers, Celeste Yarnall; D: Michael Winner; W: David W. Rintels, Gerald Wilson.