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Bright Angel (1990)

R  |   |  Drama, Thriller  |  7 June 1991 (Finland)
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Road-movie from Montana to Wyoming. A gullible, innocent young man (Mulroney) assists a versatile girl (Taylor) on her long quest to get her brother out of jail.

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Road-movie from Montana to Wyoming. A gullible, innocent young man (Mulroney) assists a versatile girl (Taylor) on her long quest to get her brother out of jail.

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Don't fall for someone who's got more troubles than you.

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Drama | Thriller

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7 June 1991 (Finland)  »

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Eine unhimmlische Mission  »

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Performed by Jody Alan Sweet
Written by Jody Alan Sweet (BMI)
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What a worthless piece of crap...
28 December 1998 | by (High Prairie, Alberta) – See all my reviews

Congrats, this was the worst movie I was ever unfortunate enough to see (and I've seen a lot). Acting sucked, script sucked, and if there had BEEN a plot that would have sucked too. I don't blame the actors, they didn't have much to work with. This just stumbled into every single trap it could have stumbled into. The kicker? The *ending*...what the hell was that?


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