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Suspect Device (1995)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Sci-Fi  -  11 July 1995 (USA)
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Sci-fi action tale of a man who discovers that no one recognizes him... no one except his government that is; and "they" are working overtime to erase him from existance.

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Dan Jericho
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Dr. Jessica Parker
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Artemus Lockwood
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CIA Director
Marcus Aurelius ...
Curt Carter
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Dr. Charles Flint
Jeff Allin ...
Dr. Fred Hopkins
Heidi Sorenson ...
Kristen Jericho
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Male Cyborg
Cinda-Lin James ...
Female Cyborg
Paul Eckstein ...
Jason
Bill Bolender ...
Hank
Betty Vaughan ...
Harriet
Leonard O. Turner ...
Jim
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Sci-fi action tale of a man who discovers that no one recognizes him... no one except his government that is; and "they" are working overtime to erase him from existance. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Engineered to kill millions ... He now fights for their future.

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Rated R for strong violence, a sex scene and language | See all certifications »
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11 July 1995 (USA)  »

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Roger Corman Presents 'Suspect Device'  »

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Title is taken from the classic punk anthem "Suspect Device" by Irish band, Stiff Little Fingers. See more »

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References Three Days of the Condor (1975) See more »

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Weird, but watchable
2 December 1998 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

It's standard stuff for the first half or so, with a plot that's a pretty blatant rip-off of THREE DAYS OF THE CONDOR. Then suddenly we get some twists in the plot that are so silly and/or jaw-dropping, you can't help but get sucked in. And it had a very memorable ending. Film suffers from typical Roger Corman cheapness (including ripping off footage from a famous made-for-tv movie), and the action scenes sometimes get pretty dumb, especially when you see wimpy C. Thomas Howell attempting to be an action hero. Verdict: if you like B-movies, and you don't mind them a little cheesy, you'll probably like this.


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