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Nightstick (1987)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Action, Drama, Thriller  |  September 1987 (USA)
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A cop tries to prevent a gang of extortionists from blowing up New York City with nitroglycerin.

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Bruce Fairbairn ...
Jack Calhoun
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Robin Malone
Walker Boone ...
Roger Bantam
Tony De Santis ...
Jerry Bantam
David Mucci ...
Pat Bantam
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Ray Melton
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Thad Evans
Roger Dunn ...
Sgt. Finn
François Klanfer ...
Dr. Case
Eric Murphy ...
Thomas Grant
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Gloris Grant
Philip Akin ...
Price
Sam Moses ...
Omar
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Adam Beardsly
George Hevenor ...
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A cop tries to prevent a gang of extortionists from blowing up New York City with nitroglycerin.

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This movie used to play on TV every once in a while, and its production values are more big-screen than small. The story is standard cop fare, but the pacing in impeccable. Some familiar faces (Robert Vaughn, Leslie Nielsen) are present, and the performances overall are more than adequate.

This movie is hard to find (it exists on VHS) but if you happen to catch it on TV, give it a watch.


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