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Sleeping Dogs (1998)

 -  Sci-Fi  -  October 2000 (France)
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A master jewel thief in 21st century Los Angeles targets the illegal emerald smuggling operations of a highly-connected crime syndicate. During what he believes to be a routine heist, cat ... See full summary »

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Scott McNeil ...
Harry Maxwell
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Sanchez Boon
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Pandora Grimes
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Zee 4R (as Ciara Hunter)
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Wallace
Angela Madden ...
Stocker
Stephen Fisher ...
Morton
Sean Fuller ...
Sweeney
Paul Jarrett ...
Willy Boy Pruitt
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Brock
Christopher Clarke ...
Grogan
Julius Krajewski ...
Samson
Seth Markel ...
Crenshaw
Michael Rogers ...
Haverty
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A master jewel thief in 21st century Los Angeles targets the illegal emerald smuggling operations of a highly-connected crime syndicate. During what he believes to be a routine heist, cat burglar Harry Maxwell discovers that his target, notorious criminal Sanchez Boon is also the target of a police raid. In attempting to evade both the law and Boon's well-armed men, Harry meets Pandora Grimes, one of dozens of young women Boon kidnapped to work in his factory. When Boon sets a group of social deviants free and hijacks a space transport ship and its crew, only Harry and Pandora's cunning can save the hundreds of innocent people aboard. Written by InBaseline.com

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Quite liked the steamy little pic
7 January 2000 | by (Paris, France) – See all my reviews

The story is both engrossing and entertaining. C Thomas Howell is a real ham throughout and his interpretation of Sanchez Boone is hilarious. If not for his talent and the steamy love scene it wouldn't receive my thumbs up. Way to go Michael Bafaro for salvaging an otherwise drab production.


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