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Cold Steel (1987)

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On Christmas Eve Johnny Modine's father is murdered by a psycho cut-throat. The cop swears bloody revenge, though he's taken off the case. He doesn't suspect yet that he's also target in a ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Johnny Modine
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Iceman
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Cookie
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Mick
Eddie Egan ...
Lt. Hill
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Rashid
Anne Haney ...
Anna Modine
Ron Karabatsos ...
Fishman
William Lanteau ...
Sam Modine
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Wanda
Jesse Aragon ...
Gang Leader
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Sgt. Yancy
Robert Cervi ...
Tatoo
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Gang Girl
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Storyline

On Christmas Eve Johnny Modine's father is murdered by a psycho cut-throat. The cop swears bloody revenge, though he's taken off the case. He doesn't suspect yet that he's also target in a diabolic plan of revenge. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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A deadly trap is set in a dangerous game of cat and mouse.

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Action | Thriller

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9 April 1988 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Stiletto  »

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$285,885 (USA)
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Anthony LaPaglia's movie debut. See more »

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Mick: I feel bigger with a trigger.
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References Bambi (1942) See more »

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You Took Me By Surprise
Lyrics by Jill Gaynes
Music by David A. Jackson
Performed by Joe Pizzulo
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Even Adam Ant and Sharon Stone's breasts couldn't save this film
12 February 2001 | by (Montreal, Canada) – See all my reviews

Adam Ant rocked. He always does. Sharon Stone played Sharon Stone (I forgive her for her poor acting, the part was *horridly* written. She deserved better.) Jonathan Banks was fairly good as the evil Iceman (who comes up with these names??), but with better writing he would have been far more impressive. Bad writing sums this film up. And Brad Davis' flat acting and monotonous character didn't help the matter much. There were some really amusing scenes (including the battle with the drinks machine, and the bad fish episode;), and some really fun artillery. And of course, the red-blooded male in me enjoyed seeing the lovely Sharon Stone baring all in her pre-gravity days. But it wasn't enough to save this second-rate CHiPs wannabe. 4/10.


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