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Deadly Weapon (1989)

PG-13 | | Sci-Fi | 15 August 1989 (USA)
An expermintal gun powered by an atomic reactor is misplaced when the transport carrying it crashes into a river. The weapon soon falls into the hands of a bullied teen named Zeke, who uses... See full summary »

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Zeke
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Robert Benedetti ...
Bernard Bauhaus
Arell Blanton ...
Edwin
Susan Blu ...
Shirley
Tom Cesano ...
Joey
Ed Corbett ...
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Lieutenant Dalton
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Michael Hennessey ...
Frampton
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Indian Joe
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Lester (as Richard S. Horvitz)
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Martin
Gary Kroeger ...
Glover
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Sgt. Conroy
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An expermintal gun powered by an atomic reactor is misplaced when the transport carrying it crashes into a river. The weapon soon falls into the hands of a bullied teen named Zeke, who uses it to get even with his persecutors. An army team led by the overzealous Lt. Dalton is sent to recover the weapon before it's unstable reactor overloads and causes a meltdown. Written by Ronos

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What happens when the most dangerous man alive... is a boy!

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Was originally envisioned by executive producer Charles Band as a sequel to Laserblast (1978) but after the fall of Empire Pictures the ideas were recycled. See more »

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"Erm" is the word
30 December 2001 | by (South Shields) – See all my reviews

Like many other people, I only bought this movie because Joey (Rodney Eastman) of A Nightmare On Elm Street Part's 3 and 4 was the lead in it. And, erm....It totally sucks!! Occasionally you can get some pretty good "b" movies, but its movies like this wich make all "b" movies look crap.

Lets start of with "the gun". What the hell was its cable lead made out of? Tin foil??! It was extreamly fake looking and looked like a rejected quazer lazer gun.

And the acting was terrible! I'm sorry Rodney fans, but this movie is deffanitly made for you. There is no other reason to watch it unless you like Rod. Its very badly written. I wish I didn't buy this junk! Whoa, really. If Rods reading this (hmmm, a bit unlikeley) but I'm sorry man, the movie bites. And youve been in way better.

DO NOT EVEN RENT THIS MOVIE


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