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Shadowchaser (1992)

Video  -  Action | Sci-Fi  -  2 July 1992 (USA)
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Terrorists with an indestructible robot take over a high-rise hospital in order to kidnap the president's daughter.

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Sarah
Frank Zagarino ...
Romulus
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Trevanian
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Kinderman
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Jackson
Raymond Evans ...
Whiteside
Robert Freeman ...
Blackwood
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Naomi
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Franco
John Chancer ...
Zanuchi
Robert Jezek ...
Leone
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Jonah (as Angie Hill-Richmond)
John Pasternack ...
King
John Guerrasio ...
Blake
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Set in the future, a group of terrorists with an android leader storm a hospital when the President's daughter is inside, taking her hostage. To find a way of freeing her, the police decide to consult the architect who designed the building, but he's currently in jail for some crime, and the punishment of the future is to be frozen solid for one's sentence. The cops accidentally thaw out the wrong guy, a football player who decides to keep the mistake a secret and help the police in exchange for his freedom. Will he be able to defeat the terrorists and rescue the hostages, despite not knowing the first thing about architecture? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Rated R for action violence | See all certifications »
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Shot at Pinewood Studios, most of the set was used from Alien³ (1992). See more »

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Desilva: My grandmother can shoot better than that... and she's dead!
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Followed by Project Shadowchaser II (1994) See more »

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Enjoyable, amusing smarmy
29 April 1999 | by (White Plains, NY) – See all my reviews

I rented this one, and glad I did. Martin Kove is unfrozen(!) to battle terrorists that have taken over a high-rise hospital. Martin Kove has this easy-going, self-deprecating way about him in this film, so he basically makes the movie. The cinematography is really odd, perhaps it was shot on high-quality video, not film? Plot is an outright Die-Hard rip-off, with some unnecessary sci-fi twists. Despite the flaws, it's still kind of fun if you don't expect too much.


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