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Deadly Ransom (1998)

R  |   |  Action  |  15 February 2000 (USA)
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A wealthy banker and his daughter are kidnapped by a gang of thugs. The girl's boyfriend, who serves in the special units of the US Navy, is in possession of particular psychic powers. It ... See full summary »

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A wealthy banker and his daughter are kidnapped by a gang of thugs. The girl's boyfriend, who serves in the special units of the US Navy, is in possession of particular psychic powers. It will be thanks to these powers he will discover the place where the two abducted were locked. Written by IvanWong

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A soldier of fortune bent on vengeance.

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Max Lightener: You had it all wrong... it was your turn to die.
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Pretty good, wish there was more action
20 February 2009 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

I bought this movie from amazon, and to my extent it was actually really good.... My only down fall for this movie would be that it had more action.... the last I would say 20 minutes was loaded with action and that is about it, through the course of the movie there was some short action scenes but not much. Definitely not Loren Avedons best, I would say No Retreat No Surrender 2 was his best, but this is still a good martial arts rescue me movie.

It depends what kind of movies your into. The people that would say this movie is horrible, are those of which who are only entertained by todays films such as Rush Hour maybe, or Ong Bak, District b13 etc etc.... its not a bad thing... to each their own, however if you are a fan of Loren Avedon and older martial arts movies... although its not super old, I think 10 or 11 years old... Then rent this movie, it is very enjoyable especially if you are a Loren Avedon fan


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