No Way Back (1995)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  20 December 1996 (USA)
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When F.B.I. Agent Zack Grant's partner is killed during a blown-up operation, he attempts to find the person responsible. Mafiaso Frank Serlano believes Zack is responsible for his only ... See full summary »



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Cast overview, first billed only:
Etsushi Toyokawa ...
Yuji Kobayashi
Frank Serlano
Kyûsaku Shimada ...
Kristopher Logan ...
Mr. Contingency, Serlano Henchman
Andrew J. Ferchland ...
Eric Grant
Victor Serlano
FBI Agent Carl Dundreff
FBI Agent Numeyer
FBI Agent in Charge Emily Fukes
CHP Officer
FBI Agent Gim Takakura


When F.B.I. Agent Zack Grant's partner is killed during a blown-up operation, he attempts to find the person responsible. Mafiaso Frank Serlano believes Zack is responsible for his only sons death in the same operation and kidnaps Zacks son to hold as bait. The action gets wild when airline stewardess Mary is taken hostage to add what seems an another insurmountable problem for Zack. There appears to be No Way Out. Written by Richard Jones <>

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Rated R for violence, language and a scene of sexuality | See all certifications »

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Release Date:

20 December 1996 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Bez odwrotu  »

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Ian Ziering's character, Victor Serlano, is a skinhead neo-Nazi whose body tattoo patterns are almost identical to those worn by co-star Russell Crowe when he played a skinhead neo-Nazi called Hando in the Australian movie, Romper Stomper. See more »


In the scene with the grenade, the bad guy initially picks up and holds a comparatively newer M26/M61 model grenade. In remaining shots of the same sequence, it suddenly becomes a WWII vintage MK2 "pineapple". (Spoiler here) Also, as Saiko is falling, palms open, her hands are clearly empty. Once she's lying down, she opens her hand and lets go of the grenade. See more »


Mary: You know I once served a medium rare swiss steak to Patrick Stewart.
Zack Grant: Who's Patrick Stewart?
Mary: Patrick Stewart, Picard, The greatest starship captain that ever lived.
Zack Grant: What about Kirk? Captain James T. Kirk?
Mary: Old news.
Zack Grant: What? What? You're shunning the guy who went first where no man had ever been before?
Mary: He was a D-Type. Sub-A.
Zack Grant: Hey, he kicked Klingon ass, baby.
Mary: He was always breaking the prime directive, Picard never breaks the prime directive.
Zack Grant: That's because he's an old bald guy from Liverpool, he ...
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Beginning of a great actor
3 September 2003 | by (Texas, USA) – See all my reviews

After watching this film I could see the great actor that Russell Crowe has become. The film although lacking a little in the story department, just needed a few added scenes, the actors were great. The comic relief was great. This film received an okay star rating from me and has good reason. You should take a look especially if you are a fan of the man now.

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