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The Apocalypse Watch (1997)

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When Drew's brother, a CIA field agent, is killed on one of his missions, he sets out to pursue the assignment himself in order to get to the killers. Only Drew is not a field agent but an ... See full summary »



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Credited cast:
Drew Latham
Harry Latham / Lassiter
Karin De Vries
Benedick Blythe ...
Frederick De Vries
Clive Murrow
Al Matthews ...
Wesley Sorenson
Stanley Witkowski
Ulrich von Schnabe
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
James Aubrey ...
Winston Ross
Glynis Barber ...
Janine Courtland
Ambassador James Courtland
Steven Bronowski ...
Dieter Kramer
Sarah Cameron ...
Daphne Cheung ...
Dr. Saphir Tan
Tom Okaru


When Drew's brother, a CIA field agent, is killed on one of his missions, he sets out to pursue the assignment himself in order to get to the killers. Only Drew is not a field agent but an analyst. He therefore will have to use the help of his brother's former girlfriend and partner. They will have to scurry through the European espionage scene which will lead them to an evil neo-nazi organization. Written by Steve Richer <>

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A Complete Muddle
18 December 2001 | by (Los Angeles) – See all my reviews

Robert Ludlum is a guilty pleasure, discovered in airline terminals, nourished during long flights or bus trips. A real pot-boiler, spiced with ghastly scenes of blood and passionate romance. What a disappointment this movie is. Yes, there is Virginia Madsen, who is fully capable of rising to the stature of a Ludlum heroine, but she is given little to do. How odd that a worse writer, like Clancy (who can neither write nor think, and therefore is advising the Bush White House), has gotten much better treatment from the Hollywood gods. This is an incomprehensible, but predictable, muddle.

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