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Monolith (1993)

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Two cops investigating the murder of a young boy become invloved in a very secret project involving alien life. Needless to say, the authorities don't want them to stick their noses into ... See full summary »

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Tucker
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Terri Flynn
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Villano
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Capt. MacCandless
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Connor
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Katya
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Schaefer
Mark Phelan ...
Rickman
Alex Gaona ...
Boy
Angela Gordon ...
Jorjivik
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Rourke
Jennifer Naud ...
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Officer Jenkins
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LaRue
Bill Woodbridge ...
Jacobs
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Two cops investigating the murder of a young boy become invloved in a very secret project involving alien life. Needless to say, the authorities don't want them to stick their noses into this. Written by Rob Hartill

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The end of the world is about to begin.

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22 March 1995 (Spain)  »

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Monolit  »

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Tucker: I got 3 rules: One, shit happens; two, shit happens on a regular basis; and three, you better get used to rule one and two.
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References Dirty Harry (1971) See more »

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FLESH & FIRE
Written by Todd Smallwood
Performed by Todd Smallwood
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Monolith
5 June 2010 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Well being that I actually got to be on the set of this movie for a time, while it was being filmed in my home town.. I have to say it was an excellent adventure. The time it takes to do each scene and the work that goes into it is time consuming and to be honest very fun. That said, Bill Paxton and Lindsy Frost were very nice and they treated me like a part of the crew while I was there observing.. I even got to help out with setting up some things for the movie... I was not credited for what I did, as it wasn't a whole lot, but to be invited on the set by the director, to learn how things are done to film a scene was the best time in my life.. and it wouldn't be the 1st Movie set I got to visit over the years.... Man how would you feel to have been there for that Opening scene of Lethal Weapon 4? Well I was and it was also an Exhilarating adventure.


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