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Lionheart (1990)

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Lyon Gaultier is a deserter in the Foreign Legion arriving in the USA entirely hard up. He finds his brother between life and death and his sister-in-law without the money needed to heal ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Joshua
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Cynthia
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Helene
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Nicole Gaultier
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Voyo Goric ...
Sgt. Hartog
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Moustafa
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Adjutant
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Doctor
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Francois (as Jason Adams)
William T. Amos ...
Drug Dealer
Roz Bosley ...
Nurse
Dennis Rucker ...
Irish Legionnaire (as Dennis Wayne Rucker)
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African Legionnaire
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Storyline

Lyon Gaultier is a deserter in the Foreign Legion arriving in the USA entirely hard up. He finds his brother between life and death and his sister-in-law without the money needed to heal her husband and to maintain her child. To earn the money needed, Gaultier decides to take part in some very dangerous clandestine fights. Written by Tognacci Sebastiano <seblog@maya.dei.unipd.it>

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

Taglines:

Too tough to die. See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama | Sport

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for graphically violent fight scenes and for strong language | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

11 January 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A.W.O.L.  »

Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$24,078,196 (USA)
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Did You Know?

Trivia

A sequel was planned but never materialized. See more »

Goofs

A.W.O.L. actually stands for Absent Without Official Leave. See more »

Quotes

Joshua: Jiiiive turkey.
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Connections

References Sesame Street (1969) See more »

Soundtracks

FIGHT FIRE WITH FIRE
Written by Christian Nesmith, David Chuchian and Tony Tasis
Produced by Tim Bomba
Performed by Off
Published by Baba Sarah Music (BMI)/Bombadier Music (BMI)
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One of Van Damme's best
1 November 2002 | by (Woodbridge,VA) – See all my reviews

Lionheart is clealry one of the best movies Van Damme made in his early days. The film had good fight scenes and a nice plot. Harrison Page as Van Damme's boy provides a lot of good one-liners and Van Damme kicks a lot of ass. I give it *** out of ****.


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