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Dark Avenger (1990)

TV Movie  |  Action, Drama  |  11 October 1990 (USA)
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An acid-scarred judge turns masked avenger, backed by an electronics expert and her crime lab.

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Leigh Lawson
Maggie Han ...
Rae Wong
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Commissioner Peter Kinghorn
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Dr. Colin Tremaine
Debra Engle
Annabella Price
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Captain David Strauss
Stephen Markle ...
Fred Newton
Howard George ...
Marvin Stein
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Susie Donovan (as Thora)
Jenny Drugan ...
Amanda Cain
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An acid-scarred judge turns masked avenger, backed by an electronics expert and her crime lab.

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An excellent pilot show for its time. ;)
7 April 2004 | by See all my reviews

I remember this movie quite well, as it was shown in the "The Flash"'s timeslot on CBS's Thurday night lineup. I like the story's concept similarity to Sam Raimi's "DarkMan", which was really fresh at the time, and the style worked very well in the early 90's, the dark "Anti-hero". It would've been great to have Raimi helm this as a series, or even the team that brought us the "Flash"'s series, too.

I really liked the show's return to the hat and trenchcoat look for a 90's hero (what I'd call "neo-pulp") and would've liked to at least seen a 13 episode run of this show, if not just for Judge Cain's costume and the beautiful Maggie Han! :)


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