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Excessive Force (1993)

R  |   |  Action  |  14 May 1993 (USA)
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A group of Chicago cops are involved in a raid from which $3,000,000 disappears. The local mob go after them and the body count starts to rise. The new Chief of Police makes it clear to the... See full summary »

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Sal DiMarco
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Hitman #1
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Delivery Man
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Red
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A group of Chicago cops are involved in a raid from which $3,000,000 disappears. The local mob go after them and the body count starts to rise. The new Chief of Police makes it clear to the last remaining officer that he will look the other way if he takes the law into his own hands. When the policeman finds he can't follow through on this someone else does and he finds himself and his girl are being hunted by more or less everyone for their own reasons. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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Rated R for strong violence and language, and for sexuality and drug use | See all certifications »
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14 May 1993 (USA)  »

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Alto Calibre  »

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$3,000,000 (estimated)

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$1,200,000 (USA)
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New Line Cinema were hoping that lead actor Thomas Ian Griffith would become a studio/stable star, similar to Warners then-arrangement with Steven Seagal. See more »

Quotes

Anna Gilmour: Scaring the shit out of someone is not the way to protect them.
Terry McCain: Believe me, I'll never do it again.
Anna Gilmour: You should be proud of me. I remembered everything you taught me.
Terry McCain: I don't remember teaching you anything about punching me in the mouth.
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Referenced in The Cinema Snob: Crackerjack (2013) See more »

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Just Like That
Written by Edward H. Marshal
Performed by Bob Anderson
Published by Veca Music / Keith Music
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Rather Bland but Strangely Satisfying
18 October 2000 | by (Georgia) – See all my reviews

Slow and cliche-ridden, but interesting supporting cast make this great late night viewing on The Action Channel. It's nice to see Burt Young speaking coherently for a change. Lance Henriksen and Tony Todd round a nice tight,little exploitation troupe. "Die with a little dignity...". 2 beer minimum at the least.


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