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The Evil That Men Do (1984)

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A professional killer comes out ot retirement to investigate and avenge the brutal murder of an old friend.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Rhiana Hidalgo / Nancy
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Dr. Clement Molloch
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Dr. Hector Lomelin
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Max Ortiz, Holland's contact in Nicaragua
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Paul Briggs, U.S. Embassy
Raymond St. Jacques ...
Randolph, Molloch's Bodyguard
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Claire, Molloch's Sister
Enrique Lucero ...
Colonel Victor Aristos
Jorge Luke ...
Cillero, Molloch's Chauffeur
Mischa Hausserman ...
Karl Haussman
Roger Cudney ...
Cannell, Hitman Hired by Briggs
Constanza Hool ...
Isabel Lomelin, Dr. Lomelin's Wife
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Santiago
Jorge Zepeda ...
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Storyline

Clement Moloch is a doctor but instead of using his skills to heal; he uses them to torture. He works for governments including the U.S. who wants insurgents dealt with. Now several of his victims want him dead and after several attempts fail. Holland, a retried killer for hire, is informed of the death of an old friend who was trying to kill Moloch. Holland initially stating that he is retired doesn't take the job. But he changes his mind. He asks for woman and a child to accompany him so that he could appear to be a family man. And the woman who goes with him is the wife of his friend, who brings her daughter along. When Holland arrives he notices that Moloch is heavily protected so he starts by taking out his people. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Taglines:

In the execution of justice there is no executioner like BRONSON See more »

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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R | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

14 September 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Az erőszak pokla  »

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$4,600,000 (estimated)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The character that Bronson plays in this movie is a variation on his vigilante screen persona derived from his Death Wish (1974) movie success. Taglines for this film's movie poster's read: "In the execution of justice there is no executioner like BRONSON" and "Most criminals answer to the law. The world's most savage executioner must answer to Bronson." See more »

Goofs

At the village restaurant where Holland shoots two people, the sound coming from his sawn-off shotgun when he fires is that of a Magnum handgun. See more »

Quotes

Dr. Hector Lomelin: Changed your mind, eh?
Holland: Yeah, let's do it.
Dr. Hector Lomelin: We haven't discussed your fee.
Holland: Oh well, don't worry about it. I don't want the money.
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Referenced in The Boys Next Door (1985) See more »

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Tense Up
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Music by Duncan Lamont
KPM Music Ltd
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Women Too!
24 September 2013 | by (North America) – See all my reviews

Charles Bronson plays a retired hit man named Holland who is recruited to take out an evil "doctor" named Clement Molloch who works as a torturer for various governments to suppress/discourage dissidents. When an old friend of Holland's becomes a victim of Molloch, he goes undercover as a married man to infiltrate Molloch's security team, thus leaving him vulnerable to attack.

Unpleasant film is difficult to sit through, though Bronson is good, and film reasonably intelligent and intriguing, it eventually becomes too sordid and routine, though has a good "Dr. Moreau" type ending, that isn't enough to save it.


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