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Toy Soldiers (1991)

When terrorists seize control of a boarding school, a group of troublemaking boys decide to resist them.

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Billy Tepper is the leader of a group of rebellious boys at The Regis School. He has already been expelled from three prominent private schools. His best friend, Joey Trotta, is the son of the Head of the New York Mafia; Billy, all their friends and many other kids at the school have equally influential and prominent, if more law-abiding, parents. When Luis Cali's father is put in jail, he heads for the Regis School to put the son of the judge in charge of the case under hostage, only to find he has been removed. However, once he realises who the parents of the rest are, he decides the entire student body of the Regis School would be an even better bargaining chip. Written by Liz Jordan <c9310494@alinga.newcastle.edu.au>

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They've Always been REBELS - TODAY, They Become HEROES. See more »

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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26 April 1991 (USA)  »

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A terror iskolája  »

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Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)

Gross USA:

$15,073,942
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Mason Adams and Jerry Orbach appeared in F/X (1986). See more »

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The wire used to pull the airplane straight upward is visible in the final battle scene. See more »

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[Billy Tepper is late for the count, resulting in a count of one boy short]
Luis Cali: I *told* you what would happen if one of you escaped. Did you think I was KIDDING?
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This is really good. Original ideas in the film and a great terrorist action film. Only second to die hard and die hard with a vengeance, this film has suspense and a good plot. I would recommend it to anyone with a taste in films like mine; Action, terrorism and gangster/mafia.


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