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Gunmen (1993)

R  |   |  Action, Comedy, Crime  |  4 February 1994 (USA)
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400 million dollars are hidden in a boat in some harbor in South America, hidden by Dani Servigo's brother. When his brother gets killed, Dani is a wanted man - by undercover DEA agent Cole... See full summary »

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Dani Servigo
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Armor O'Malley
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Loomis
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Izzy
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Bennett
Richard C. Sarafian ...
Chief Chavez (as Richard Sarafian)
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Rance
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Maria
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Java
Humberto Elizondo ...
Guzman
Andaluz Russell ...
Guzman's Wife
Tamara Shanath ...
Guzman's Daughter
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Bishop
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Rhodes
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400 million dollars are hidden in a boat in some harbor in South America, hidden by Dani Servigo's brother. When his brother gets killed, Dani is a wanted man - by undercover DEA agent Cole Parker and also by Armor O'Malley, who is working for drug boss Loomis. Together, Servigo and Parker search for the boat. Written by Thomas Meyer <i03a@zfn.uni-bremen.de>

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Rated R for violence, sexuality and language | See all certifications »
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4 February 1994 (USA)  »

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$8,030,000 (estimated)

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$3,411,885 (USA)
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Later that year in 1994, Christopher Lambert and Mario Van Peebles would also star in "Highlander III: The Sorcerer". See more »

Goofs

(at around 29 mins) After Dani and Cole jump off of the cliff and are washed down the river, Cole complains that Dani lost his "Pearl handled 9mm" gun. The gun that he had was not pearl handled, and was a WW2 model Colt 1911 which is a .45 ACP weapon. See more »

Quotes

Dani Servigo: How'd you find me here?
Cole Parker: You just got out of the joint, and now you're thinking with your joint.
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Paint By Numbers Action Flick
3 January 2006 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Christopher Lambert and Mario Van Peebles star in this run of the mill action tale of a drug dealers lost millions stowed away on a boat. This leads to the unlikely teaming of a small time crook and an undercover DEA Agent in a race against the sadistic bad guy Dennis Leary.

Van Peebles and Lambert work pretty well as a double act and Leary is over the top but acceptable as the bad guy, but the problem with this movie is that its so predictable. Every action cliché is there and it comes across as an over violent mix of a spaghetti western and romancing the stone. Patrick Stewart pops up as a gangster overlord but his character seems pointless more of a time filler than a significant plot element.

Basically its an OK but nothing special piece of action cinema, the same thing you've seen done better 100 times before 5/10.


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