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Flight of Black Angel (1991)

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A US Air Force pilot steals a nuclear bomb and sets off on what he believes is a divine mission against an American city.

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Lt. Col. Matthew Ryan
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Capt. Eddie Gordon
James O'Sullivan ...
Col. Bill Douglas
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Mrs. Gordon
Michele Pawk ...
Valerie Dwyer
Michael Keys Hall ...
Richard Dwyer
Ben Rawnsley ...
Mr. Gordon
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Bulldog
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Capt. Melissa Gaiter
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Sgt. Carter
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Harvey Glatman
Ed Williams ...
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Falcon One
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Bobby Gordon
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A top US Air Force fighter pilot decides that his call sign of Black Angel means that he's a messenger of God. Freely committing murders as he goes, he steals a nuclear weapon and his plane. Taking a family hostage to help him, he works on bypassing the bomb's security lockouts so he can use it on the most sinful of American cities. Written by Anonymous

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Action | Thriller

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Rated R for violence. | See all certifications »
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23 February 1991 (USA)  »

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Atsalenios angelos  »

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William O'leary went on to play fighter pilot "Dead Meat" in "Hot Shots" See more »

Goofs

Gaiter's screen shows that 4 Sidewinder and 2 Sparrow missiles are being ordered for Gordon's Mirage III, in addition to bombs. The Mirage III can't carry that many weapons, as it only has 5 hard points. Nevertheless, Gordon's onboard display has icons for 11 weapons. He actually fires more of them than that, but the display does not count down consistently. Also, when when we actually see Gordon's plane it always seems to be carrying just 2 Sidewinders, and every time we see him fire one, it's one on the left. See more »

Quotes

Capt. Eddie Gordon, Callsign Black Angel: [on Vegas] It must be destroyed... it must be wiped clean.
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Featured in Hollywood vs. Religion (1994) See more »

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A real surprise
6 August 1998 | by See all my reviews

I rented this movie one night just because I had nothing better to do. To my surprise, I found it entertaining. I will not tell the plot, but this is a pretty good action/thriller. The colour on it is pretty dull, but the movie has some good special effects and explosions. B-


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