Danger Zone (1996)

R  |   |  Drama, Action  |  2 August 1996 (USA)
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American mining engineer gets involved in civil war and international conspiracy in an African country.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Rick Morgan
Jim Scott
Monsieur Chang
Lisa Collins ...
Dr. Kim Woods
Maurice Dupont
Patrick Shai ...
Russel Savadier ...
Portuguese Sergeant
Eric Miyeni ...
Military Driver
Elizabeth Mathebula ...
African Woman
Zane Meas ...
Indian Sergeant
Connie Masilo ...
Tebi, Scott's Wife (as Connie Magilo)
Waylin Jansen ...
Scarlett, Scott's Daughter
Patrick Ndlovu ...
George Lamola ...
Scott's Jeep Driver


American mining expert, Rick Morgan, is the only person who can find a missing shipment of toxic waste that could kill thousands of innocent people. There are other powers that be who have very different plans for the cargo. Morgan ends up in the middle of factions fighting for money and power. Written by Bren L. M.

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Robert Downey Jr. admits that the only reason why he appeared in this film was "Five hundred grand for two weeks". See more »


After Rick jumps off the train at the end, he swims to the shore. When he gets out of the water, his hat is not wet and is still on his head. His hat would have fallen off and been soaked when Rick hit the water. See more »


Maurice Dupont: I've arranged for two soldiers to accompany you and Dr. Woods...
Rick Morgan: Well, um, that won't be necessary.
Maurice Dupont: I do not think you realize how dangerous this country has become.
Rick Morgan: [as he heads to the bar behind him to pour himself a large mug of bourbon] It won't be necessary for our contaminations expert here to accompany me, 'cause, uh, I don't need an assistant to find the drums.
Dr. Kim Woods: I'm *not* your assistant...
Dr. Kim Woods: [looking skeptically at his large mug of alcohol] ... though it looks like you could use one.
Rick Morgan: Say, I ...
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Got Thirsty During this Film
15 January 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Decided to view this film and had no idea if I was going to enjoy watching this story from beginning to end. The photography is fantastic and Robert Downey,Jr., (Jim Scott), "Kiss Kiss Bang Bang",'05, did an outstanding supporting role and was a so called friend of Billy Zane, (Rick Morgan), "The Last Drop",'05 but had a bad habit of getting him in all kinds of unpredictable situations. Billy Zane is a very hard drinking character who lives and breaths JACK DANIELS beverage for breakfast, noon and supper and also in between. Billy meets up with Lisa Collins, (Dr. Kim Woods),"Fix",'97, who starts out her relationship with Billy as only a professional doctor who looks for chemical energy readings. There is a scene where Kim Woods takes off her jeans because of an injury and poor Billy has to come to her aid. There is also another scene where Kim Woods is being attacked by a real evil guy and poor Billy again finds her in her bra, waiting for his assistance. This is rather comical at times and the acting is rather hot and cold, some action. and so much drinking, you begin to get Thirsty !

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