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An international spy teams up with an arms dealer to escape from a penal colony and rescue his family from a terrorist.

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Counter-terrorist Jack Quinn misses his target, Stavros, on the eve of his final mission. From there, he is sent to "The Colony", a rebirth for presumed-dead assassins. He breaks free from there, and seeks the aid of Yaz, a weapons dealer, for his final battle with Stavros. Written by Orlandus Brown Jr.

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America's top counter-terrorist usually works alone...this time he's got company. See more »


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Rated R for some nudity and brief strong language | See all certifications »

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$30,000,000 (estimated)

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$5,034,914 (USA) (4 April 1997)

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$11,313,010 (USA) (4 July 1997)
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Hark Tsui's English-language directorial debut. See more »

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Stavros steps on the mine with his right foot but steps off with his left. See more »

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Jack Quinn: Kathryn! Your damn cow was in my way.
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Margherita
Written by R. Gamberini and L. Pavignani
Performed by Leareo Gianferrari
Courtesy of Butterfly Music SRL, Milano (Italy)
By Arrangement with Qualiton Imports, Ltd.
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Good action, but no logic.
12 January 2006 | by (Ukraine) – See all my reviews

Movie itself it quite catchy - the fight of Jack with Asian man in the hotel room was the best, imho...

But some things are under critics. Like exploding on the arena - when eventually whole the building is got blown away - what 'bad guy' of Mickey Rourke was thinking about when placing mines of such explosive power there? :) Or what was on 'good guy' of Dennis Rodman's mind when swapping some mine marks? To play the game 'who dies first - good Jack or bad Stavros? A big number of gotchas that may be forgiven only because it's just an action. Plain action with good fights and explosions...


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