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Sudden Death (1995)

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A disgraced former fireman takes on a group of terrorists holding the Vice President and others hostage during the seventh game of the NHL Stanley Cup finals.

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Cast

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Whittni Wright ...
Emily McCord
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Tyler McCord
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Hallmark
Kate McNeil ...
Kathi
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Hickey
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Mrs. Ferrara
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Blair
Steve Aronson ...
Dooley
Michael R. Aubele ...
Ace (as Michael Aubele)
Karen Elise Baldwin ...
TV Director (as Karen Baldwin)
Jennifer D. Bowser ...
Joan
Pat Brisson ...
Player #2
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Storyline

Some terrorists kidnap the Vice President of the United States and threaten to blow up the entire stadium during the final game of the NHL Stanley Cup. There is only one way and one man to stop them... Written by Volker Boehm

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Action | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for a substantial amount of strong violence, and for language | See all certifications »

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22 December 1995 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Sudden Death  »

Box Office

Budget:

$35,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$22,000,000 (USA)
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Trivia

Jean-Claude Van Damme was not the first choice for the part of troubled ex-fire fighter Darren McCord. See more »

Goofs

Safety rigging visible while McCord is swinging on a light See more »

Quotes

2nd Hostage: [in the Vice President's box-suite, one of Foss's hostages is having a seizure of some kind. Another hostage is examining the first] ... This man needs a doctor!
Joshua Foss: [walks over and guns down the ailing first hostage] ... Not anymore.
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References Die Hard (1988) See more »

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Rock And Roll, Part II
Written by Gary Glitter, Mike Leander
Performed by Gary Glitter
Courtesy of Laurence Myers Limited
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hold on!
6 March 2001 | by (Richardson, TX) – See all my reviews

This is typical Van Damme fare. Just sit back and enjoy the ride!

I found this film to be very exciting, with continuous action, fight scenes, suspenseful atmosphere, killings, and other stuff associated with this genre. Like I said, typical VD fare.

I liked the action. If you can suspend disbelief (hey, it IS an action movie!) and like action films, you might like this one.

** 1/2 out of ****


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