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Cold Steel (1987)

R  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  9 April 1988 (Japan)
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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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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
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Anna Modine
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Fishman
William Lanteau ...
Sam Modine
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Wanda
Jesse Aragon ...
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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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$285,885 (USA)
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Anthony LaPaglia's movie debut. See more »

Quotes

Gang Leader: Come on man, forget about the fucking candy. Let's get out of here!
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References Bambi (1942) See more »

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Take Me Away
Lyrics by Jill Gaynes
Music by David A. Jackson
Performed by Joe Pizzulo
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Just awful
10 June 1999 | by (Illinois) – See all my reviews

Hackneyed dialogue, every cop show cliche you can think of, car chases that defy physics, a boom mike in the apartment, ill-timed "humorous" scenes, and a predictable ending. Adam Ant turns in a respectable performance but everyone else falls flat. See it if you're a diehard Sharon Stone fan but otherwise the movie offers nothing you haven't seen a hundred (thousand?) times before.


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