MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 9,232 this week

Deadly Heroes (1993)

R  |   |  Action, Drama  |  26 November 1994 (Japan)
3.4
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 3.4/10 from 320 users  
Reviews: 14 user | 2 critic

Ex-Navy SEAL Brad Cartowski is injured during an attack at Athens airport by terrorists who kidnap his wife and fly her on a hijacked plane to North Africa. Cartowski goes in pursuit, aided... See full summary »

Director:

Writers:

(story) (as Joseph Goldman) , (story), 2 more credits »
Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1088 titles
created 05 Aug 2011
 
list image
R15
a list of 24 titles
created 11 Oct 2012
 
a list of 231 titles
created 26 Apr 2013
 
a list of 44 titles
created 19 Jul 2014
 
a list of 252 titles
created 7 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Deadly Heroes" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Deadly Heroes (1993)

Deadly Heroes (1993) on IMDb 3.4/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Deadly Heroes.

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Coyote Run (1996)
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

A drink-soaked Vietnam veteran still bears the emotional scars of that terrible conflict. However, when a rogue mobster on the run with $15 million crosses his path, he sees his chance to ... See full summary »

Director: Shimon Dotan
Stars: Michael Paré, Macha Grenon, Peter Greene
Triplecross (TV Movie 1995)
Action | Crime | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.4/10 X  

T.C. Cooper is sprung from prison by Oscar Pierce, an F.B.I. agent, and given a task: take down master thief Jimmy Ray Danker. He accepts, but neither man expected the plan's single complication: Julia Summers, Jimmy Ray's lover.

Director: Jenö Hodi
Stars: Michael Paré, Billy Dee Williams, Ashley Laurence
Action | Drama | History
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

In July 1976, an Air France flight from Tel-Aviv to Paris via Athens was hijacked and forced to land in Entebbe, Uganda. The Jewish passengers were separated and held hostage in demand to ... See full summary »

Director: Menahem Golan
Stars: Yehoram Gaon, Gila Almagor, Assi Dayan
Back to Even (1998)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

When an expert counterfeiter gets into debt with a dangerous bookie, who's on the run from the mob, the only way he can settle his debt is to join forces with the bookie in this thriller. ... See full summary »

Director: Rod Hewitt
Stars: Lorenzo Lamas, Michael Paré, Herb Mitchell
Empire City (TV Movie 1991)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Michael Paré and Mary Mara star in this thriller about two police detectives who fall into a passionate relationship as they investigate a murder among the wealthy and privileged.

Director: Mark Rosner
Stars: Michael Paré, Robin Christopher, Askia Bantu
Body Count (1995)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

A cold-blooded assassin is out for revenge against an elite corps of Special Crimes Agents headed by Eddie Cook and Vinnie Rizzo. When Cold blooded hit man Makoto escapes from prison, he ... See full summary »

Director: Talun Hsu
Stars: Robert Davi, Steven Bauer, Brigitte Nielsen
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  
Director: Menahem Golan
Stars: Bruce Nozick, Jack Conley, Sally Kirkland
Dragonfight (1990)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.5/10 X  

In the future, large corporations earn millions of dollars by staging gladiatorial fights to the death that are shown on worldwide television. One day, however, a fighter who is scheduled ... See full summary »

Director: Warren A. Stevens
Stars: Robert Z'Dar, Paul Coufos, Michael Paré
Falling Fire (1997)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

In the not so distant future mankind has squandered their resources. A team of specialists is sent to the nearby asteroid field to retrieve an asteroid that will serve to replenish some of ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel D'Or
Stars: Michael Paré, Heidi von Palleske, Mackenzie Gray
Space Rage (1985)
Action | Sci-Fi | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

In this sci-fi/western film set two hundred years from now, a bank robber, Grange is captured and sentenced to the penal colony on the mining planet Proxima Centauri 3 where he meets ... See full summary »

Director: Conrad E. Palmisano
Stars: Richard Farnsworth, Michael Paré, John Laughlin
Il sole buio (1990)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

After the death of his mother a man returns to his hometown Palermo in southern Italy in order to get hold of the legacy. Once there he is forced to participate in various crimes commited ... See full summary »

Director: Damiano Damiani
Stars: Jo Champa, Michael Paré, Phyllis Logan
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

Patrick is a struggling screenwriter who takes a second job as a male prostitute. He is supposed to write by day and do right by his lonely clientele at night, but he develops writer's ... See full summary »

Director: Sandra Weintraub
Stars: Michael Paré, Maud Adams, Eddie Velez
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Brad Cartowski
...
Marcy Cartowski
...
Cody Grant
...
Jose Maria Carlos
Juliano Mer-Khamis ...
Antonio Valdez (as Juliano Mer)
...
Patrick
Galit Giat ...
Alya
John Phillips ...
Vice Admiral Steve Burns
Gabi Amrani ...
Gabi Barudi
Dean Bloch ...
Paul Cartowski
Jack Whitaker ...
Ambassador Bill Fielding
Jack Adalist ...
Scott Jones
Steve Greenstein ...
Cameraman
Jack Messinger ...
Communications Officer (as Jack Mesinger)
...
Captain Abou
Edit

Storyline

Ex-Navy SEAL Brad Cartowski is injured during an attack at Athens airport by terrorists who kidnap his wife and fly her on a hijacked plane to North Africa. Cartowski goes in pursuit, aided by another ex-SEAL, Cody Grant. Cartowski soon finds the terrorists' hide-out but is captured and electro-tortured before he manages to escape. He soon returns with reinforcements to rescue his wife and to wreak vengeance on Carlos, head of the terrorist ring. Written by dinky-4 of Minneapolis

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Taglines:

Deadly circumstances call for deadly heroes! See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, language, and some nudity | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 November 1994 (Japan)  »

Also Known As:

Apostoli thanatou  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

The car chase scene is recycled footage from Killing Streets (1991) in which both Michael Paré and Gabi Amrani play the same kinds of roles. See more »

Goofs

When Brad get shot at the airport, the left side of his shirt is covered in blood. When he is running after the bus, the amount of blood is a small patch under his armpit. See more »

Quotes

Antonio Valdez: I know his type. He won't talk. You can torture him to death. He won't speak. I say we should kill him right now.
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Contrived nonsense, bad acting, and another deranged Drago performance ....
6 August 2012 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

"Deadly Heroes" is a true test of bad movie endurance. Even fans of Billy Drago, Jan-Michael Vincent, or Michael Pare, will be severely tested. Throw in an astonishingly bad performance by the female lead, Claudette Mink, plus a story that brings new meaning to the word contrived, and you might be living with the fast forward button. I actually admired the cab driver's acting, compared to the cardboard acting by the leads. In summary, a totally unbelievable script, bad performances all around, and zero redeeming qualities. This was a movie that I didn't even want to like, because the plastic gun hijacking set in motion one of the most contrived story lines ever put on film. Not recommended, even for admirers of the actors. - MERK


0 of 0 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Not on bottom 100? Snake__Eater
Discuss Deadly Heroes (1993) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?