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Aces: Iron Eagle III (1992)

R | | Action | 12 June 1992 (USA)
Chappy discovers a drug-smuggling scheme at his own air base. It turns out that the lives of some village people in Peru are at stake, and he decides to fly there with ancient airplanes and friends to free them.

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Kleiss
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Leichman
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Palmer
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Horikoshi (as Sonny Chiba)
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Stockman
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Simms (as Mitch Ryan)
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Ames
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Crawford
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Tee Vee
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Escovez
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Chico (as Ray Mancini)
Inez Perez ...
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Chappy Sinclair is back. This time he tries to help a woman, whose South American village has been taken over by a former Nazi, who is now a cocaine dealer and who uses her village as his base of operations. She manages to escape and goes to the States and meets up with Chappy. When Chappy tries to get help from the Air Force, he discovers that the General he is speaking to, is the Nazi's partner. So, he along with three ageing pilots, take some vintage fighter planes and go there to try and help. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Four heroes from the past fight as one to protect the future. See more »

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Rated R for war violence | See all certifications »

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12 June 1992 (USA)  »

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$2,517,600 (USA)
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Trivia

The film was intended for a January 1992 release in the United States, but was delayed when the film's intended distributor, Seven Arts, went out of business. New Line Cinema picked up the rights and gave it a release for the following summer. See more »

Goofs

The BF-109 in the movie is not a Spanish built 109 or a P-51B as stated, it is an Allison V-1710 powered P-51A. See more »

Quotes

Tee Vee: [sees the bell has killed Escovez] Nice hat.
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References Pee-wee's Playhouse (1986) See more »

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I KEEP PUMPIN' JUMPIN'
Performed by New World Beat
Written by Stephen Theard and Derrick Xavier Gumbus (as Derrick Gumbus)
Produced by Morris Taft Jr. and Stevo
Courtesy of Wild West Records
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Slighty unrealistic, but good entertainment
22 December 2001 | by (Yarm, England) – See all my reviews

Aces: Iron Eagle 3 is a pretty good movie despite it's bad reviews I've read between critics and other IMDB users.

I didn't really go mad for the original Iron Eagle and I thought Iron Eagle 2 was rubbish but Aces: Iron Eagle 3 does get my approval. I like the idea of four different men from different countries coming together as one to fight on the same side.

One huge flaw in this movie is the plot, there's no way old WW2 fighters, no matter how good they look, could take on modern jet fighters...it could be done, maybe if the modern fighters had no wings!

Overall a good entertaining "TopGun" style movie, if a little unrealistic.

6/10


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