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Terror Squad (1988)

 -  Action  -  April 1988 (USA)
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A squad of Libyan terrorists infiltrate the city of Kokomo, Indiana, and take over a nuclear power plant. A counter-terrorist expert must stop them before they blow it up.

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Chief Rawlings
Brodie Greer ...
Capt. Steiner
Bill Calvert ...
Johnny
Kerry Wall ...
Jennifer (as Kerry Brennan)
Kavi Raz ...
Yassir
Joseph Nasser ...
Gamal
Budge Threlkeld ...
Mr. Nero
Dennis Moynahan ...
Norman
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Deputy Brown
Nathan Dyer
Lisa Beth Ross ...
Larissa
Baggie Hardiman ...
Gus
Jill Sanders
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Libyan terrorists attack a nuclear power plant. Pursued by police the terrorists flee in an exciting chase sequence and end up taking a high school class as hostage. The lead terrorists then have to negotiate with a tough as nails police chief. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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In the final scenes, the school bus the terrorist use to escape switches back and forth from a long bus to a short bus. See more »

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Peggy Sue
Music and Lyrics by Buddy Holly
Performed by Bill Calvert and Baggie Hardiman
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Let us not forget some of the other fun facts...
3 August 2002 | by (indianapolis, IN) – See all my reviews

I lived in Kokomo when this was filmed. Yes the Temporary short bus was a classic. But let's not forget the others: The ever-full LAWS rocket, launching from inside the car(no damage to the inside of the junker).

and, during the wild shooting spree on courthouse square, the bullets bouncing off the comic book store sign's Superman Picture!!!

But, for such a LOW budget, the carnage of the courthouse shootings was very realistic(real world-not Hollyworld). Also, during the LONG car chase, the streets reported over the police radio during the chase match the locations on the screen.

This production ran out of money for FX for the last few explosions, so they recruited help from a local gun store to blow things up.


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