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Model by Day (1993)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  11 October 1993 (USA)
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Lady X is a woman who works during the day as a model but turns into a fighter for justice at night with the help of her karate master Chang.

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Lex / Lady X
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Lt. Eddie Walker
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Master Chang
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Jae
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Tommy Nolan
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Von Flores ...
Johnny Lee
David Hemblen ...
Captain
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Shannon
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Mercedes
Louis Di Bianco ...
Yuri
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Jefferson Mappin ...
Adam
Santino Buda ...
Franco
Tony De Santis ...
Erickson
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Lady X is a woman who works during the day as a model but turns into a fighter for justice at night with the help of her karate master Chang.

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Rated R for nudity and violence | See all certifications »
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11 October 1993 (USA)  »

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A Modelo  »

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Famke Janssen has said she would rather forget this movie. See more »

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Dumb premise, forgettable film
5 April 1999 | by (North Bay, Ontario) – See all my reviews

This movie is about as good as the plot suggests. SO, if you're dying to see a film about a model who decides to become a crime-fighting heroine, this is the perfect film for you. For everyone else, this film is as dumb as it sounds. It is occasionally funny, rarely interesting, and generally dull. The only reason I even watched this is because I like to watch films that no normal person would ever see. In other words, most of you won't want to waste your time with this one.


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