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The Guardian (1984)

TV Movie  -   -  Thriller  -  20 October 1984 (USA)
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The residents of a New York apartment building are shocked when one of them is shot during a burgulary. They decide to hire a security expert to patrol the building, but he seem a little ... See full summary »

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Charlie Hyatt
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John Mack
Arthur Hill ...
Dr. Phil Julian
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Lynn Hyatt
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Robbie Hyatt
Tom Harvey ...
Mr. Wicker
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Rudy Simbro
Anthony Sherwood ...
Mr. Chambers
Taborah Johnson ...
Mrs. Chambers
Dinah Christie ...
Claire Julian
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Fran
Shaaun Taylor ...
Junkie
Bathsheba Garnett ...
Mrs. Jacobs
Hadley Kay ...
Jason
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Marlee Kramer
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The residents of a New York apartment building are shocked when one of them is shot during a burgulary. They decide to hire a security expert to patrol the building, but he seem a little over-committed to his work. Written by Col Needham <col@imdb.com>

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John Mack is going to protect you . . . whether you want him to or not. (Video Australia)

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20 October 1984 (USA)  »

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CAD 4,400,000 (estimated)
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Some of the film was shot in the abandoned Lakeshore Psychiatric Hospital in the west end of Toronto, Canada, which later became Humber College's Lakeshore Campus. The first Police Academy (1984) film also has scenes filmed at this location. See more »

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excellent,social study
2 September 2002 | by (FL usa) – See all my reviews

I would stay home if they showed quality like this all the time.But

thats asking for a lot.Well acted- dilemma of giving up your

freedom and pride, paying a big price for " big brother" protection a

good analogy of government and citizens.


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