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Navy Seals (1990)

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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 ... See full summary »

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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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Graham
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Ramos
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Capt. Dunne (as Ron Joseph)
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Jolena
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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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Storyline

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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They're America's secret weapon against terrorism. See more »


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20 July 1990 (USA)  »

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Comando Imbatível  »

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$25,069,101 (USA)
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Trivia

Originally, the men were going to play touch-football. But Bill Paxton felt the scene was too similar to the volleyball scene in Top Gun (1986). So he suggested that they play golf instead. Most of the golf sequence was directed by Paxton with a second unit crew. See more »

Goofs

When LT. James Curran is talking with Claire in her hotel room at Quality Inn and Suites on Atlantic Ave in Virginia Beach, you can see Navy piers with ships outside her window. Off the shore of the VA Beach oceanfront there are no piers with ships. These piers were at the Norfolk Naval base over 25 miles away. See more »

Quotes

Hawkins: Leary, you got that missile. You might wanna think about using it.
Leary: I would if I could figure the damn thing out.
Rexer: It's a one shot deal.
Leary: What?
Hawkins: You miss, we die.
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Edited into Rangers (2000) See more »

Soundtracks

The Boys Are Back in Town
Written by Phil Lynott (as Philip Parris Lynott)
Produced by Bob Rock
Performed by Bon Jovi
Courtesy of Mercury/Polygram Records and the Make a Difference Foundation
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A classic
2 July 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

While one can poke fun at Navy SEALS all day, the fact remains that it is a classic in modern military movies. Of course it's cheesy, and of course it's unrealistic at times, but I've known several SEALS who resemble these characters. The first half of the movie is great, especially the first 10 minutes. The second half drags a bit. Charlie Sheen and Michael Biehn are at their best. Bill Paxton, though under-used, shines as "God". The soundtrack is killer. I saw this movie several times at the theater, and the best time was when I saw it at Fort Bragg where the crowd erupted during the airdrop scene! I love this movie, despite it's obvious flaws.


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