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Split Second (1992)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Horror  |  1 May 1992 (USA)
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In a futuristic London, the rising sea levels mean that large areas are under feet of water. Hauer plays a cop who previously lost his partner to some strange creature. Now the creature is ... See full summary »

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Michelle McLaine
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Det. Dick Durkin (as Neil Duncan)
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The Rat Catcher
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Thrasher
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Ian Dury ...
Jay Jay
Roberta Eaton ...
Robin
Tony Steedman ...
Pat O'Donnell
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Foster McLaine
Sara Stockbridge ...
Tiffany (as Sarah Stockbridge)
Colin Skeaping ...
Drunk
Ken Bones ...
Forensic Expert
Dave Duffy ...
Nick 'The Barman'
Stewart Harvey-Wilson ...
The Killer
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Storyline

In a futuristic London, the rising sea levels mean that large areas are under feet of water. Hauer plays a cop who previously lost his partner to some strange creature. Now the creature is back and its after him. Written by Rob Hartill

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He's seen the future...Now he has to kill it. He'll need bigger guns. See more »


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Rated R for gore and language | See all certifications »

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1 May 1992 (USA)  »

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Delić sekunde  »

Box Office

Budget:

$7,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$5,430,822 (USA)
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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Kim Cattrall still has her hairdo (shaved off sideburns) from Star Trek VI: The Undiscovered Country (1991). This indicates, that the shooting of "Split Second" happened shortly after the completion of ST VI. See more »

Goofs

Although supposedly set in 2008, the opening shot of London shows a landscape bereft of both the O2 Arena (Millenium Dome) and the several skyscrapers that surround the solitary building shown. Such are the perils of setting a movie in the near future, but displaying an already changing landscape to set the scene. See more »

Quotes

Michelle: You look awful. When's that last time you got some sleep?
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The famous Moody Blues song "Nights in White Satin" is credited as "Knights in White Satin". See more »

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Nights in White Satin
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You people make me laugh
11 May 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

The nerve of some of you. "I was expecting a Hollywood masterpiece" WHAT?? It's a Rutger Hauer movie you mindless spawns of ignorance! For what it was, It was a damn good film. Anyone with a brain knows before buying it, renting it, that it it ain't Oscar material folks. It's a low budget sci-fi that happens to be pretty damn good. I thought the alien was good, and not cheesy or hokie looking, the idea of the flooding and constant raining was pretty clever, and the time frame was believable to me. Lighten up losers. This "B flick" blows away a lot of "A flicks" see "War Of The Worlds". Yes, different strokes for different folks, but those of you who thought this flick was a waste of time, should't be renting sci-fi videos but probably should be sticking to your typical mainstream cinema, you know the stuff you think is so "movie genius", like Broke back Mountain.


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