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Bionic Showdown: The Six Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Woman (1989)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Sci-Fi  -  30 April 1989 (USA)
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The Bionic Woman and the Six-Million-Dollar Man reunite--with a few younger bionic assistants--and try to catch a bionic spy.

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Steve Austin and Jamie Sommers are back. This time Steve is working security at an International Goodwill Games. Oscar goes to his office and is attacked by someone who broke in. Later Steve discovers that his security clearance has been downgraded. He and Jaime are told of the incident that Oscar had, and that the person who broke in knew about OSI security protocols and that person was also bionic. So someone is planning something at the Games. So while Steve and Jamie try to find out what is going to happen, Oscar quits the OSI when his nephew is injured, and his request that Rudy Wells operate on his nephew is denied. He is later taken captive. Steve then goes to the General and tells him they need to put someone bionic at the games, and the best person is Kate, Rudy's latest creation. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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At one point in the movie, Oscar Goldman states that there are only four bionic human beings: Steve Austin, Jamie Sommers, Michael Austin and Kate Mason. In the bionic universe there are actually supposed to be six: Barney Miller / Hiller, the Seven Million Dollar Man, (played by Monte Markham) and Andy Sheffield (played by Vincent Van Patten) who became the Bionic Boy in 1976. But then again, Barney and Andy may have died somewhere between the 1970's and this movie (1989), leaving indeed only four bionic human beings: Steve Austin, Jamie Sommers, Michael Austin and Kate Mason. See more »

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Steve and Jaime say that as far as they know, there are only four bionic people in the world, themselves and Steve's son Michael and Kate. But they fail to mention the Seven Million Dollar Man and the Bionic Boy. See more »

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General Dzerinsky: Yes, you have been speaking out rather publically about your former organisation in particular and your country in general.
Oscar Goldman: That doesn't mean that I wanna crawl from one pitt of vipers into another.
General Dzerinsky: That is very good, I must remember it.
Oscar Goldman: Yeah, well, try to remember this!
[punches him across the jaw]
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It's good because of Sandra Bullock
31 January 2006 | by (WILMINGTON, NC) – See all my reviews

Another made for TV movie based on the hit show is BACK! This time, they can get the help they could ever need. "The Bionic Showdown" is way more thrilling than the show ever could give. Steve and Jamie(Lee Majors& Lindsey Wagner) get a new assistant who is younger and faster than they are. There's Kate Mason(Sandra Bullock), the first volunteer to become bionic. Jamie had helped her get over the feeling after the accident before becoming bionic. And the action is never lost in this movie. Allan(Geraint Wyn Davies) is a "friend" of Kate, Steve, and Jamie. This guy later showed his true colors to be a spy, and a traitor. When Kate found out while she was racing, She really put her bionics to the test. Allan should have known better about using his bionics. Misuse leads to uncertainty, and most will learn the hard way one way or the other. I thought Barney Miller was a problem in the SMDM. At least he got redemption. Plenty of action, plenty of suspense, and plenty of surprise, this movie got it all, and the reunion goes on and on... Rating 3 out of 5 stars.


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