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Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All (1989)

TV Movie  |  PG  |   |  Crime, Mystery, Thriller  |  21 May 1989 (USA)
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Mike is asked by a Las Vegas entertainer to come to Vegas. Mike refuses, he is then knocked out and dropped (literally) into Las Vegas. He is led to believe that the entertainer had him ... See full summary »

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Mike is asked by a Las Vegas entertainer to come to Vegas. Mike refuses, he is then knocked out and dropped (literally) into Las Vegas. He is led to believe that the entertainer had him shanghaied, which the entertainer denies. Later the entertainer is blown up (literally) and someone has planted evidence that points to Mike. Mike then sets out to try and clear his name but everyone he goes to get information is killed and he is again the suspect. Can Mike find someone who can clear him and can he keep that person alive long enough to do so? Written by <rcs0411@yahoo.com>

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Mike Hammer - Mädchen, Morde und Moneten  »

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Though Lynda Carter and Jim Carrey did not appear in this television film together, they both portrayed DC comic book characters (Wonder Woman and The Riddler). See more »

Quotes

Carl Durant: Drop it, Hammer! Drop it! Drop it. Should've known that you'd be here.
Mike Hammer: How's Boston, Carl?
Carl Durant: Shut up. I want the book.
Mike Hammer: You're not alone, pal.
Carl Durant: I'm serious, Hammer. Where's the book?
Mike Hammer: Why are you so interested in Johnny Roman's diary?
Carl Durant: Johnny Roman didn't have a diary. I'm talking about the account book.
Mike Hammer: Account book?
Carl Durant: Account book, yeah. Where's Helen? Helen!
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This could easily have been rated a 7 or 8.
19 December 2003 | by See all my reviews

Instead I rated it a 5 because of the loose ends. Lots of twists to the plot just as one would expect with Mike Hammer. But I like my endings tied up neatly and this film doesn't even explain why Hammer was parachuted into Vegas or why that was the only way to get him there.


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