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The Park Is Mine (1985)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Drama | Thriller  -  6 October 1985 (USA)
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A vietnam vet (Tommy Lee Jones) takes forceful control of Central Park to remember those who served and died in the Vietnam War.

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Mike
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Sergeant Duffy
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General Bryant
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Dr. Mueller
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A vietnam vet (Tommy Lee Jones) takes forceful control of Central Park to remember those who served and died in the Vietnam War.

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Assalto ao Parque  »

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Despite all the violence depicted in this movie, only three people actually die. Two by gunfire, one by suicide. See more »

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After arriving on the scene, Eubanks enters the police trailer with his hat in his hand. Switching to the interior of the trailer, Eubanks enters wearing his hat, removing it as he greets the commissioner. See more »

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[after Valery is shot]
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Don't mess with a clever Vietnam vet.
6 August 2000 | by (Muskogee OK) – See all my reviews

You might say this is a passionate action movie. Probably did not cost much to make, but is somewhat interesting. Tommy Lee Jones plays a veteran from the Vietnamese conflict and he wants to raise awareness to how veterans, the elderly and underprivileged are overlooked. He decides to take Central Park hostage. Then he is forced to defend his position with gunfire. Who said all is fair in love and war?

Also in the cast are Helen Shaver and Yaphet Kotto. Not too far fetched; and this movie does grab your attention.


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