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Inside (1996)

TV Movie  |  R  |   |  Crime, Drama  |  25 August 1996 (USA)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Colonel
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Marty
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Questioner
Ian Roberts ...
Guard Moolman
Louis van Niekerk ...
P. Martin Strydom Snr.
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Christie Malcolm
Jerry Mofokeng ...
Mzwaki
Patrick Shai ...
Bhambo
Ross Preller ...
Guard Potgieter
Joshua Lindberg ...
Guard Koos
Desmond Dube ...
Scabenga
Duma Tsepane ...
1st Prisoner
Gary Coppin ...
Big Policeman
Themba Ndaba ...
Bakwana / Prisoner (voice) (as Temba Ndaba)
Mandy Gulwa ...
Mzwaki's Wife
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A South Afrikaan political prisoner is tortured to obtain information on apartheid conspirators. Ten years later, the head officer in charge of the questioning is similarly held as prisoner and questioned about his past offenses. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Rated R for political violence and torture, language and a brief sex scene | See all certifications »
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Colonel Kruger: We are phasing out apartheid, but these things take time.
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Great film about a sensitive subject.
28 October 2006 | by (Croydon, Victoria, Australia) – See all my reviews

Have just finished watching this film, which upset me greatly. Have also been to South Africa twice, around the time this film is set.

It is certainly hard-hitting, and the opening scenes tend to 'set the scene'. The slow but steady increase of pace hardly allows a break, and there are certainly few light moments.

Will never be able to view Nigel Hawthorne the same again. He came across as a very twisted individual, and I found myself disliking him more each time he appeared.

Totally agree with Steve-thomp's articulate and well thought-out comments.


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