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Big Man - Boomerang (1988)
"Big Man: Boomerang" (original title)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Crime  -  16 December 1988 (Italy)
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Denis Karvil ...
Simon Lecoq
Raymond Pellegrin ...
Commissario Tony Caruso
John Steiner ...
Zebra
Isabel Russinova ...
Edith Fenoglia
Natalino Libralesso ...
Francesco Guidi
Jean-Paul Muel ...
Dr. Christiani
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Fernande
Stefano Antonucci ...
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Mauro Bosco ...
Fausto
Paolo Casella ...
Visitor at Weapon Presentation
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Domenico Fiore ...
Fred (as Dom Fiore)
Donald Hodson ...
Dr. Degrune
Mario Erpichini ...
General (as Mario Erpighini)
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Written by P. Zentner, Guido De Angelis (as G. De Angelis) and Maurizio De Angelis (as M. De Angelis)
Performed by Guido De Angelis and Maurizio De Angelis (as Oliver Onions)
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Worth a look.

This is the only episode of Big Man that i have seen, and the main reason i tracked it down was due to the presence of John Steiner playing the villain. Don't get me wrong though, i am also a big fan of Spencer, and this is all in all pretty enjoyable stuff.

Although possibly a little overlong, Boomerang is entertaining if somewhat predictable. Bud plays very much to type, and the plot is at best clichéd, but in the end who cares. You don't watch stuff like this for great social commentary.

Steiner as the chief bad lad is as good as you would expect, giving a neat, professional performance.

Hard to locate, but worth the effort.


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