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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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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
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Brock
Christopher Clarke ...
Grogan
Julius Krajewski ...
Samson
Seth Markel ...
Crenshaw
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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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Howell is funny as the villian Sanchez Boone.
16 October 1999 | by (Seattle, Washington) – See all my reviews

Typical Simauldi's casting a leading actor (Howell) as a villian and unknown canadian actor as a lead. Well, only if he casted a more tougher and macho looking guy as the lead because the actor is kind of bland. But as for Howell, who seems to be doing low-grade film lately, really chews up the role of Sanchez Boone, a eccentric bad guy and really goes over the top on the role. See it if you are a Howell fan, otherwise beware. The same set and Howell was used in DEAD FIRE the same year.


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