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Safe House (1998)

Not Rated | | Thriller | 24 January 1999 (USA)
A psychological thriller; Mace Sowell, an ex-intelligence operative and whose past government activities catches up with him, faces his own mortality, in the shape of the onset of ... See full summary »

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A psychological thriller; Mace Sowell, an ex-intelligence operative and whose past government activities catches up with him, faces his own mortality, in the shape of the onset of Alzheimer's disease. Holding the electronic key to secret information which implicates a Presidential front-runner, Mace struggles for his life while battling the debilitating effects of the disease. Written by Anonymous

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Hank Garrett, who plays the mailman whose pen runs out of ink, played essentially the same role in Three Days of the Condor (1975). See more »

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When Mace is researching Altzheimer's Disease the computer voice is reading what is on the computer display. The voice says 4 million people are afflicted with the disease but the screen displays 6 million. See more »

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Andi: Here's the deal: no clothes, no mail.
Mace: No, here's the deal. I'll get my own mail, you go fuck yourself!
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Patrick Stewart taking the ramp down...
2 March 2000 | by (Montreal, Canada) – See all my reviews

I was surprised to see Patrick "Shakespearian" Stewart commit himself in such a bad movie. The scenario is cheap and everything is so predictable. Did they really have to run that Robert De Niro line again - Aye you talkin' to me? This movie is a major deception.


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