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Black Eagle (1988)

R | | Action, Drama | May 1988 (USA)
One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircraft, an F-111 Aardvark with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly ... See full summary »

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Patricia Parker
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Father Joseph Bedelia
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Col. Vladimir Klimenko
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Dean Rickert
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Brian Tani
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Denny Tani
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One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircraft, an F-111 Aardvark with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too. The CIA immediately sends out their best secret agent, Ken Tami, to salvage the system before it falls into enemy hands. To ensure his loyalty, they bring his two young sons to a nearby hotel on the island. Ken Tami's tough opponent is KGB agent Andrei. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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There are no enemies. There is no glory. This fight is one on one. See more »

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Action | Drama

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Águila negra  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)
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The boys playing Ken Tani's children really are Sho Kosugi's sons See more »

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At the end, when they sink the soviet ship, it is obviously a scale model being blown up. Seen particularly by the size of the waves in comparison to the "ship". See more »

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Referenced in A Tale of Two Titans (2004) See more »

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One of Van Damme`s worst
31 July 2000 | by (Froland, Norway) – See all my reviews

I picked Black Eagle up in a shop last year because Van Damme was in it and it was cheap. The movie isn`t worth seeing due to the following reasons: 1: Van Damme is barely in it 2: Very little action 3: A poor hero 4: A poor and confusing story

But Van Damme still had some good fight scenes(which is why the movie doesn`t score 0/10 in my book), but the movie isn`t worth seeing.

2/10


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