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The Delta Force (1986)

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A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the ... See full summary »

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A 707 aircraft jetliner on its way from Athens to Rome and then to New York City is hijacked by Lebanese terrorists. The terrorists demand that the pilot take them to Beirut. What the terrorists don't realize is that an elite team of commandoes led by Major McCoy (Norris) and by Colonel Alexander (Marvin) as been called into service to eliminate all terrorists on the jetliner and who's involved in the hijacking and try to retake the plane before the terrorists kill all the hostages. Written by Shaun Ouimette <xtreemshaun589@hotmail.com>

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14 February 1986 (USA)  »

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$17,005,599 (USA)
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Lee Marvin's last film See more »

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On his way to stop the attack, Colonel Alexander calls McCoy by the wrong name, but corrects himself. His exact line is: "Get out of there, Miloy... McCoy!" See more »

Quotes

Maj. Scott McCoy: [to terrorist that was hiding under the bed] Sleep tight, Sucker!
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Referenced in Remote Control (1988) See more »

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Good B-Movie Action
10 November 2002 | by (Honolulu,Hawaii) – See all my reviews

Good B-movie action about 1980's Palestinian Terrorists versus the U.S. Delta Force.Delivers everything expected as long as it is clear that the production is not going to be as grand as STAR WARS. The acting and script/screeplay could have been better.But the action/suspense scenes were energetic and exciting.Had a very TV movie feeling to the production style.The only scene that was really done very poorly was the Volkswagen car chase/shooting scene.Only for Patriotic U.S. war action movie fans and big fans of the lead actors.....


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