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Airborne (1998)

R  |   |  Action  |  23 July 1998 (Canada)
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Bill McNeil heads a black ops team called "Mach 1" called in to retrieve a cannister of deadly viral agent which was stolen from the government by an arms dealer. The team retrieve the ... See full summary »

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Bill McNeil
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Sara Gemmel
Philip Akin ...
Romeo Cortez
David Fraser ...
Mr. Samuels
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Ron Simpson
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Dave Toombs
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Video Technician #1
Sara Sahr ...
Video Technician #2
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Man #1
Yoav Dekelbaum ...
Man #2
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Pilot
Don Allison ...
Scientist
Linda Barnett ...
Waitress
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Cop #1
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Bill McNeil heads a black ops team called "Mach 1" called in to retrieve a cannister of deadly viral agent which was stolen from the government by an arms dealer. The team retrieve the weapon but the team is setup. Bill knows a traitor is behind things. Written by Anonymous

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Airborne - Bete, dass sie nicht landen!  »

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Climax scene used tanks and actual military crews from nearby Canadian Forces Base See more »

Goofs

When McNeil, and Gemmel are retrieving the Virus from the storage area. It shows an exterior shot of Gemmel using what looks like a laser pointer to cut the hatch of the virus storage unit. The exterior shot shows her just tracing a circle very fast around the edge of the hatch with no smoke, or evidence of the laser cutting the metal. Yet the interior shot that they keep jumping to shows the circle being cut slower. It also shows not only smoke, but burning metal as would be seen when using a cutting torch. See more »

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Edited into Supreme Sanction (1999) See more »

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Laughable!
6 April 2004 | by (Toronto, Canada) – See all my reviews

This film suffers horrendously from its direction "Julian Grant" , and its incompetent lead, Steve Guttenberg, who's putting a solid effort to win a Bruce Willis look-alike contest! The writing is reckless Hollywood action thriller; Sean Bean --whose one of my favorites-- David Fraser, and Kim Coates give a decent performance. The film is definitely below average. 3 out of 10! I wonder what Hollywood studios thought, actually giving the go ahead, to weak director such as Grant. And I'd say to Sean Bean "what were you thinking even considering participating in a film like this, after such great films like GoldenEye, Ronin, and Patriot Games!


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