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Surface to Air (1998)

R | | Action, War | 20 July 1999 (USA)
Two marines, who are brothers, travel to the Persian Gulf to sort out an Iraqi terrorist situation. When one brother is shot down behind enemy lines, the other defies orders to rescue him. ... See full summary »

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Gunnery Sgt. Zach Massin
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Lt. Dylan 'Raven' Massin
Melanie Shatner ...
Lt. Lori 'Dakota' Forrester
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Clarissa Massin (as Teri Thompson)
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Colonel Mustafa Kahlid
Herb Mitchell ...
General Davis
Matthew R. Anderson ...
Captain Russell (as Matthew Anderson)
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Captain Wallace
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Major Canton
Ken Duncan ...
Captain Roundtree
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Knuckler
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Quinland
Michael Saad ...
Hassem (as Mike Saad)
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Two marines, who are brothers, travel to the Persian Gulf to sort out an Iraqi terrorist situation. When one brother is shot down behind enemy lines, the other defies orders to rescue him. But a death squad of Iraqi soldiers is following close behind him... Written by Anonymous

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Rated R for some violence and brief sexuality | See all certifications »
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Lt. Dylan 'Raven' Massin: I got myself a souvenir, a nice hunk of metal.
Gunnery Sergeant Zach Massin: Clink!
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Yawn
2 December 2001 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

This film was bad. Bad acting, bad directing, bad writing. But it wasn't bad in a funny way. It was bad in a boring way. I watched "Surface to Air" because I thought it might be a laugh. It wasn't. Don't make the mistake I did. There are plenty of more enjoyable ways to spend an hour and a half such as watching paint dry or reading the dictionary. Seriously.


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