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Bulletproof (1988)

A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew.

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A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew. Written by Anonymous

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$5,000,000 (estimated)

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$807,947 (USA)
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Trivia

The helicopter dolled up to represent a Soviet Mi-24 "Hind" gunship is a Sikorsky S-62. See more »

Goofs

When the Thunderblast tank rotates its turret, the columns holding up its barrel suddenly disappear. See more »

Quotes

Frank McBain: [holding gun on Pantaro] What's the password?
Pantaro: [holding hands up] Thunderblast!
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Edited into Active Stealth (1999) See more »

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Great hokey fun
13 August 1999 | by (Allentown, PA) – See all my reviews

Move over, Rambo, there's a new one-man-army in town... and he knows how to play the sax. That makes him a real deadly enemy!

Gary Busey, one of my favorite B-squad actors, is Frank "Bulletproof" McBain, an ex-CIA agent who can't be harmed by bullets and likes to give his foes weird names like "Butthorn" (I guess that's a softer version of the word a##-hole!). He uses big guns, plays the saxaphone, and really whups the crap out of his enemies. Oh, and he gets the chicks, too. I know, this film sounds really derivative and ridiculous at first, but if you have the right patience, you could wind up enjoying this film. Busey is a great actor because he's the kind that can portray any character. For example, in "Lethal Weapon", he's a sleazy villain, and in "Bulletproof", he's an all-out, gung ho hero. His ability to play any man is what really impresses me the most. If you want to see Busey as a dirtbag or a psycho, watch "Lethal Weapon" or "Under Siege", or if you like to see him as a womanizing or wisecracking good guy, either "Bulletproof", or "Point Break" are your choices.


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