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Time Bomb (1984)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Drama  -  25 March 1984 (USA)
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A gang of terrorists tries to hijack a truck carrying plutonium.

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Wes Tanner
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Daniel 'Dan' Picard
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Jake Calahan
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Renee DeSalles
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Tracy
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Sean Marchand
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Sandi Fish ...
Judy Mallory
Robert Ginnaven ...
Halifax
Hugh Gorrian ...
Hawsley
Harlan Jordan ...
Matt Ridgeway
Kenneth McLean ...
Fabrina
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A gang of terrorists tries to hijack a truck carrying plutonium.

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The truck is a Turbo Diesel (easy to tell from sound and smoke generation), but the shown engine is a Supercharged Gasoline device. See more »

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If there's one reason to track down this movie, it's the music!
8 December 2004 | by See all my reviews

I saw this movie as a kid, and the most awe-inspiring thing is the incredible soundtrack by Sylvester Levay (creator of the Airwolf TV series music). It was so good, in fact, that I recorded it on cassette tape, a tape I still have to this day. Electronic music virtuoso Sylvester Levay virtually all but disappeared from the TV music theme after his great success with the popular musical Elisabeth. I hope that he will return one day to his roots as a TV musician.

However, the movie itself, as I remember, was forgettable, the only thing I remember is that it was a truck out of control (kind of a predecessor to Speed) Billy Dee Williams was fairly good as the lead.


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