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Dead Man Walking (1988)

R  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi  |  15 September 1988 (USA)
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After Leila, his boss's daughter, is kidnapped by psychopathic plague victim Decker, chauffeur Chazz teams up with plague-infected mercenary Luger to penetrate the toxic & off-limits Plague Zone and bring her back alive.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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John Luger
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Decker
Pamela Ludwig ...
Leila
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Nomad Farmer
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Snake
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Gordon (as Joseph d'Angerio)
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Rika
John Walter Davis ...
Body Counter
Penelope Sudrow ...
Pookie
John Petlock ...
Mr. Shahn
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Chaz (as Jeffrey Combs) (as Jeffery Combs)
Diz McNally ...
Emcee
Yvonne Depatis-Kupka ...
Customer (as Yvonne DePatis)
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Security Man
John Durbin ...
Bartender
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After Leila, his boss's daughter, is kidnapped by psychopathic plague victim Decker, chauffeur Chazz teams up with plague-infected mercenary Luger to penetrate the toxic & off-limits Plague Zone and bring her back alive.

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Fun Sci-Fi Flick
8 November 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I thought this movie looked kind of geeky, but I'd heard good things from a friend, and it had Jeffrey Combs, so I gave it a chance. I was pleasantly surprised. The story held my interest and the dialogue was fun and interesting. There is a touching scene (thanks to Mr. Combs' fabulous acting skills) with the main character that made me almost want to cry. It was sort of like "Blade Runner Lite." The news casts interspersed between the action are worth the rental fee alone. They're really hilarious and some are right on target! Brion James was great as the evil Decker and Wings Hauser did well as the Zero Man hero. I might be just in a really, really good mood, but I thoroughly enjoyed this movie. It's fun afternoon viewing.


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