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During a rescue mission, a Navy Seals team discover that a newly formed terrorist group have access to deadly US built Stinger missiles, and set out to locate and destroy them.

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Claire Varrens (as Joanne Whalley-Kilmer)
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Leary
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Rexer
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Dane
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Ramos
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Ben Shaheed
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Capt. Dunne (as Ron Joseph)
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U.S. Helicopter Pilot (as Greg McKinney)
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Admiral Colker
Mark Carlton ...
Jim Elmore
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While rescuing an American air crew captured by Mid-Eastern terrorists, Lieutenant Curran and his team of Navy SEALs discover evidence that the terrorists have come into possession of dangerous high-tech weapons. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

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Born to risk, trained to win, they're Navy Seals. See more »


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Comando Imbatível  »

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$25,069,101 (USA)
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When discovered by a terrorist who tries to speak to him, Hawkins shoots him without answering, then says, "Boring conversation. Leader, we're gonna have company!" imitating a similar line by Han Solo in Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977). See more »

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During Graham's Wedding the team is paged out to go out on a mission thus ruining the wedding. Every Navy Seal team is put on rotation so they know more or less when they are going out on a mission. Any Navy Seal team member will know this ahead of time, so he would not schedule his wedding around the the same time he's on rotation. See more »

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Hawkins: [driving on a bridge on the way to a wedding] I'm sorry guys but I cannot be apart of this funeral procession. I'm out of here
[he jumps off the moving jeep, over the bridge and dives down in to the water about twenty feet below while shouting]
Hawkins: SEE YOU LATERRRR!
Chief Billy Graham: Whoa, did you see that, that guy's a crazy man!
[they throw him his coat]
Hawkins: THANK YOU!
Curran: [to Graham] I hope he dies of pneumonia.
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Written by Giorgio Moroder / Tom Whitlock / Larry Frankland Lee / Steve Bates
Produced by Giorgio Moroder / Larry Frankland Lee
Performed by Mr. Big
Arranged by Anthony Marinelli (uncredited)
Courtesy of Atlantic Recording Corp.
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Mindless but Entertaining Action Flick
21 April 2003 | by (Philadelphia, PA) – See all my reviews

This is a rah-rah, gung-ho actioner and as long as that's what you're looking for, you'll have a good time watching this fast-paced story of the white hats versus the black hats.

Sheen, Biehn, Whalley, Kadi, and Paxton do workmanlike jobs with stereotypical roles. The plot is all formula but treated in a slightly unusual way and the action sequences are excellent. U.S. Navy SEALS (The good guys) stumble on a cache of weapons in the hands of mideastern terrorists (the bad guys.) The first attempt to get the goods fails, and in the process of tracking down the cache, everybody's best buddy dies (see if you can guess who THAT would be!) There are more tragic deaths before the finale, which, of course, includes hand-to-hand combat between boss baddie and our hero.

This is very definitely a promo for the U.S. Navy, with terrific shots of U.S. weapons, heroic depictions of our boys in action, and simple, demonized baddies. But if that kind of thing sets you off, it should be pretty obvious that this is not the film for you!


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