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Skyscraper (1996)

Video  -  Action | Thriller  -  24 July 1996 (USA)
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A helicopter charter soon turns deadly when the female pilot finds that she is on a building held by terrorists. It is up to her and her husband to save the hostages.

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Gordon Wisk
Branimir Cikatiæ ...
Zarkov (as Branko Cikatic)
Calvin Levels ...
Nakim
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Jacques
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Captain Wood
Deirdre Imershein ...
Natasha
Charles M. Huber ...
Fairfax (as Charles Huber)
Deron McBee ...
Leidermeier
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Johnny Hill
Alan Brooks ...
Booker
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Dudley
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Williams
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Cranston
Seth Isler ...
Clancy
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A helicopter charter soon turns deadly when the female pilot finds that she is on a building held by terrorists. It is up to her and her husband to save the hostages. Written by Tony Fontana <tony.fontana@spacebbs.com>

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Eighty-Six Floors Of Action-Packed Terror!

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Action | Thriller

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Rated R for strong action violence, sex scenes and language | See all certifications »

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Ataque ao Arranha-Céus  »

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Carrie's singlet gets torn off during the rape scene but when she is pushed on to the desk her singlet is back on. See more »

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Carrie Wisk: One Rocket Charlie, I'm leading your hairspace.
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Spoofed in SNL Fanatic (2000) See more »

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"ALL THE TIME
Written by Jim Halfpenny
Performed by Victoria Levy
Published by Strong Domino Music (BMI)
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Waste of Deirdre Imershein's talent
8 November 1998 | by (Singapore) – See all my reviews

This movie is basically your typical action packed movie. Bad guys enter the story, bad guys create a huge mess, good guys intervene & win in the end. Nothing new. Most of the bad guys had a fair share of action, be it gun battles or hand to hand combat. Hence I was quite disappointed when Deirdre Imershein's character Natasha barely did anything. As I recall, all she did was shoot one lady & eventually get shot by Anna Nicole Smith's character. Come on, she's supposed to be some femme fatale so the least the directors could've done was to have her engage in some hand to hand action. Perhaps bash up Nicole or something. As for Nicole, I feel that any amateur could've done a better job & the only reason why she was chosen, was because of her <ahem> assets. The only thing I liked about this movie was Deirdre Imershein. The rest of it was SAD!


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