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Harry 'Nails' Niles
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Mary Niles
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Pedro Herrera
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Noah Owens
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Jose Acosta
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Bud Taylor
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Capt. Evan Graham
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Jack Willis
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Stambusky
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Ricardo Sanchez (as Luis Ramos)
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Paco Sanchez
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Victor Menandez
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Elena Hernandez
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Calley
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Harvey Cassler
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Streetwise, tough cop "Nails" Niles and his partner are lured into a deathtrap from which only Niles survives. Obsessed with finding his partner's murderer, Niles burrows deep into the underground of the L. A. crime scene to find the guilty parties at any cost. Written by duke1029@aol.com

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A Good Cop ... With a Few Bad Habits!


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25 July 1992 (USA)  »

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Dennis Hopper had karate training and did lots of weightlifting to get into serious shape for this physical challenging role. See more »

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Featured in Los Angeles Plays Itself (2003) See more »

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One of the worst I've ever seen
26 June 1999 | by (In shame (2005 update)) – See all my reviews

Nails is one of those movies that since it's made for TV, then no one can see how bad two big stars can be. Dennis Hopper and Anne Archer should have known better. Hopper was in a pre-Speed slump and had I seen this stinker first, then I would've never seen Speed (What a mistake that would've been). I was suprised at the level of violence and language used in this movie. Never would I have believed that it could've made it to TV like this.

+ (GOOD THINGS) 1.) The car chases 2.) The opening credits

  • (BAD THINGS) 1.) The sets (ugh!) 2.) Hopper's performance 3.) The


script 4.) The direction 5.) Archer's performance

Total: 2/10


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