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Plato's Run (1997)

Video  -  Action  -  14 July 1998 (USA)
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Hired to rescue escaped inmates, a Florida man is framed for a Cuban gangster's assassination.

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Dominick
Tiani Warden ...
Marta
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Kathy
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Doug DeLuca ...
Buddy
Deborah Magdalena ...
Constancia (as Deborah Magdelena)
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Salvador Levy ...
Gomez
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Baker (as Mark Macaulay)
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Julie
Chris Hinton ...
Cueball
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Flaco
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Ex-Navy SEAL Plato Smith has his hands full with teenage daughter Kathy and a failing fishing business. When old flame Marta offers him big money to rescue two escaped prisoners off a beach in Cuba, Plato accepts. Under heavy fire, Plato and ex-SEAL buddy Sam Macris manage to rescue the escaped Cuban prisoner, Felix Gomez. But soon Plato is implicated in a murderous web of assassination and deceit, masterminded by a ruthless international arms dealer, Alex Senarkian. By the end, Plato must face all his deadly foes in a desperate attempt to clear his name and save his daughter. Written by Echo Bridge Home Entertainment

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Fun Action Movie
19 April 2002 | by (Philadelphia,PA,USA) – See all my reviews

Its your basic action b-movie,sure thats definetly true.But for some reason,movies like platos run with the same old used and abused storylines just seem to keep on entertaining me.I knew it would be a bit cheesy but with roy scheider,gary busey and jeff speakman in the movie,it couldnt be as bad as the bashers were saying it was.The movie was fine,the acting was WAY above average for the b-movie credit it got.I wasnt disappointed at all besides the fact that jeff speakmans role wasnt too big.I think he and steven bauer should have switched roles....speakman is a way bigger name and would be used better over bauer.Why not let him be the 2nd man?Or better yet,let him have gary buseys role?Well for all the gary busey haters,busey didnt disappoint me.I liked his role as well as everyone elses.Bottom line,pick it up for a night of enjoyment only if your bored on a rainy day.6/10


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