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Scavengers (1987)

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A college professor and his ex-girlfriend find themselves being hunted by the CIA, the KGB and an African drug smuggler. Seems they have inadvertently gotten information that would show how... See full summary »

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Tom Reed (as Kenneth David Gilman)
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Kimberly Blake
Ken Gampu ...
Dr. Nduma
Norman Anstey ...
Boris
Crispin De Nuys ...
Colonel Ya Chenko (as Crispin De Nys)
Peter J. Elliott ...
McKenzie
Jon Maytham ...
Turner
Patrick Mynhardt ...
Pavloski
Joe Stewardson ...
Air Controller
Somizi Mhlongo ...
Jeffrey
Cocky Tlhotlhalemaje ...
February (as Cocky-Two-Bull Tlhotlhalemaje)
Graham Clarke ...
Lieutenant Provnik
Ron Smerczak ...
Captain Barlow
Michael Richard ...
Priest
Robin Smith ...
Patrick
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A college professor and his ex-girlfriend find themselves being hunted by the CIA, the KGB and an African drug smuggler. Seems they have inadvertently gotten information that would show how the KGB gave the CIA state secrets in return for a cut of the African drug-smuggling market. Written by frankfob2@yahoo.com

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8 January 1987 (USA)  »

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$699,118 (USA)
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