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Terror Squad (1988)

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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Credited cast:
Chief Rawlings
Brodie Greer ...
Capt. Steiner
Bill Calvert ...
Kerry Wall ...
Jennifer (as Kerry Brennan)
Kavi Raz ...
Joseph Nasser ...
Budge Threlkeld ...
Mr. Nero
Dennis Moynahan ...
Deputy Brown
Nathan Dyer
Lisa Beth Ross ...
Baggie Hardiman ...
Jill Sanders
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Jeff Yesko ...
SWAT Officer


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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April 1988 (USA)  »

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Apodrasi tromokraton  »

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Yassir (Kavi Raz) is armed with a Micro Uzi submachine gun, which changes into an M11 submachine gun, and back, during the school scenes. See more »


References Dog Day Afternoon (1975) See more »


Peggy Sue
Music and Lyrics by Buddy Holly
Performed by Bill Calvert and Baggie Hardiman
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I bought this movie because I wanted to see Ken Foree in another movie other than "Dawn of the Dead". What I discovered was pure hilarity! There are so many flaws in this film that it's impossible to recall them all. The movie opens in what's supposed to be Libya with a small, concentrated crowd of 20 arab stereotypes gathered in front of a podium holding up signs that read "DEATH TO THE GREAT SATAN" and "DOWN WITH AMERICA" as if that's what Libyans do all day is walk around with signs like that. You get the gist that they're sending over some terrorists to mess up the USA because that's what Libyans do according to this film. Then we're greeted to the teenage stereotypes that were a child's rendering of the "Breakfast Club" crowd in anytown,USA. The jock walks the halls in a letterman jacket holding a football, the geek is obsessed with sex and walks around with electronic implements, the cheerleadrer is aloof and too-good, but best of all is the rebel that hangs out with Sam, the old black janitor in the boiler room where they jam on their electric guitars (the rebel walks the hall with his guitar, of course). Then the terrorists begin their killing spree, packing themselves into a car and cruising around shooting people. They attack a nuclear power plant and liberally use a rocket launcher in doing so, blasting the chain off the lock of the gate and then blasting the gaurd tower without having to reload it. The gaurds at the plant are spraying the car with bullets at close range but somehow seem to miss. And it gets more fake as the plot goes on. I wont go into it. The part my roommate and I had to keep rewinding over and over was when ol' Sam the janitor haplessly wanders into the detention hall playing his harmonica and is immediatly shot by the spooked terrorists. It was just so silly. The whole movie was silly. And well worth watching if you're in for a good laugh. And don't forget to keep your eyes peeled for the magic bus scene!!!

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