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Hijacked to Hell (1984)
"Danger - Keine Zeit zum Sterben" (original title)

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John Phillip Law as Ted Barner, a low-level employee of a corporation in Indonesia who is charged with testing a new laser weapon. Accompanied by an engineer who works for the corporation ... See full summary »

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Ted Barner
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Martin Forster
Grazyna Dylong ...
Judy Staufer
Winfried Glatzeder ...
Jan von Clef
Barry Prima ...
Ratno Lesmana
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Mr. Gull
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Zainal Abidin
Advent Bangun ...
Handoko
H.I.M. Damsyik
Eric Moss ...
Thomas Forster
Eddy Wardy
Dicky Zulkarnaen
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John Phillip Law as Ted Barner, a low-level employee of a corporation in Indonesia who is charged with testing a new laser weapon. Accompanied by an engineer who works for the corporation and a friend, Barner heads out to the test site with the laser in tow. Before the three can get very far, they must outrun an evil Texas industrialist who intends to grab the laser for himself. They are joined by a female reporter and end up at the site of the test, where their problems are just beginning.

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30 November 1984 (West Germany)  »

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One star for the nice pictures of Indonesia
27 October 2007 | by (Berlin, Germany) – See all my reviews

The story, the acting, the stunts are deserving a 10 with a very fat "-" in front of.

The laser gun could be better created by LEGO, the stunts and car chases ( the amateurish without sense and tension )are helping to find minutes in the movie without any dialog, which are absolutely silly... The cast itself with the most unknown ( and untalented ) actors of Germany ( Horst Jansson, known as German anchorman in the German Sesame Street-series of late 70th and early 80th )! Exception is Winfried Glatzeder, but why the actor, who played main character in "The Legend of Paul and Paula", make his signature under a contract for a movie like this could just be explained that he was maybe bankrupt and had to pay his rent, or could not afford a holiday in Indonesia and find his chance with a role in this crap.

At least, the sets of Jakarta ( but a lots of them in the ANCOL holiday park ) and country side of Indonesia are nice, and wasted for a shameful movie like this.


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