Nemesis (1992)

R  |   |  Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller  |  29 January 1993 (USA)
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Alex, a burned out LA cyborg cop, is forced by commissioner Farnsworth to find his former cyborg partner and lover Jared who's about to deliver sensitive data to cyborg terrorists who wish to wage war against humans. Is he being played?



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Merle Kennedy ...
Max Impact
Yoshiro Han
Marjorie Monaghan ...
Vincent Klyn ...
Borovnisa Blervaque ...
Billy (as Tom Janes)


In the future, chaos is rampant as 'information terrorists' threaten to destroy order in society. Alex is a part-man-part-machine LAPD cop who is the best at what he does. When one of the terrorists calls him a machine, Alex questions his humanity and decides to leave the force. His final assignment is to apprehend an old colleague who has stolen some data. However, there is more than meets the eye and Alex must question his allegiance. Written by P. Wong <>

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In the future... it pays to be more than human.

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong futuristic violence | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

29 January 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Cyborg - la vendetta  »

Box Office


$2,001,124 (USA)

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Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?


The scene in which Olivier Gruner rides a bending sixty-foot pole to the ground required three different pole variants to find one which wouldn't bend for real. See more »


(at around 43 mins) When Alex tries to shoot him, Michelle says, "It only works if you load it, stupid." He did, two minutes earlier. See more »


Morico: Fuck he's quick.
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References The Terminator (1984) See more »

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User Reviews

A fun and above average sci-fi cyborg adventure film
3 February 1999 | by (Seattle, WA) – See all my reviews

Albert Pyun's stylish direction and excellent use of dilapidated locales make this B-grade sci-fi actioner entertaining throughout (reminiscent of his earlier Van Damme vehicle, "Cyborg"). Although lead actor Olivier Gruner's wooden acting is often unintentionally funny, he has the look, physique, and physical grace to fit the role and to pull off the various kinetic action pieces that highlight the film. An adequate script and competent special effects also help to make this an above average cyborg adventure film.

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