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Strike Commando 2 (1988)

Trappola diabolica (original title)
Michael Ransom's Vietnam squad leader, Vic Jenkins, is captured by terrorists demanding ten million dollars worth of diamonds in return for his release. Michael, reluctantly aided by local ... See full summary »

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Mary Stavin ...
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Maj. Vic Jenkins
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Jimmy (as Richard Raymond)
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Kelly Sellers (as Alex McBride)
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Huan To
Mel Davidson ...
Kramet
Luciano Pigozzi ...
Smuggler Leader (scenes deleted) (as Alan Collins)
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Michael Ransom's Vietnam squad leader, Vic Jenkins, is captured by terrorists demanding ten million dollars worth of diamonds in return for his release. Michael, reluctantly aided by local tough-girl Rosanna Boom, is dispatched by the CIA to recapture Jenkins and put a stop to his heroin-smuggling captors. But not all is as it appears... Written by Scott Lister

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In the early draft of screenplay Brent Huff's character was tortured in many other ways. He was, for example, held in the cesspit full of pig's excrement, as well as whipped and beaten with a bamboo sticks. In the first draft of script Ransom was interrogated for more than two weeks. See more »

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Huan To: Virginity! Another test you have to undergo, that combines the two concepts that interest me the most... pleasure and pain! Pain, and pleasure.
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Not bad Italian RAMBO 2 rip-off!
7 April 1999 | by (Seattle, Washington) – See all my reviews

The first one was a black comedy starring Reb Brown and Christopher Connelly, and it had numerous scenes that was lifted from RAMBO 2. But now, the sequel is more serious and headlines action star Brent Huff as a commando who is in search of his old old Vietnam buddy Richard Harris (!). Harris, a very masterful actor looks puzzled why he is even in this film (he said once in a interview he retired until they offered him THE FIELD, so this movie must have motivated his retirement!). Harris looks very ill in the film, and suprisingly he is most of the film unlike Mary Starvin who is second bills (Harris is 3rd billed) who seems to have little to do. Not bad action scenes, and even has Harris killing a giant fake bug. Huff is good as usual, but this film steals the ending of RAMBO 2 just like first STRIKE COMMANDO film. The film does looks depressing, and it's kind of sad to see Harris in a Philipeno shot cheap film, and on a role that Bo Svenson to Henry Silva usual does.


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