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Tactical Assault (1998)

R  |  Video  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  26 October 1999 (USA)
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A deranged Air Force pilot seeks to destroy the life of his former commander, who shot him down during the Gulf War to stop him from shooting on unauthorized and civilian targets.

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A deranged Air Force pilot seeks to destroy the life of his former commander, who shot him down during the Gulf War to stop him from shooting on unauthorized and civilian targets. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Every war has its secrets. This one's about to explode.

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Rated R for some language and violence | See all certifications »
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The truck used to carry the missiles (when Rutger climbs in) is a Romanian made military truck (DAC). See more »

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While holding the baby for a photo, the new General Banning's decorations included a Good Conduct medal. This is awarded only to enlisted personnel. A person promoted to General was most likely an Air Force Academy graduate and therefore it is unlikely he had any enlisted service. See more »

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O mio babbino caro
Composed by Giacomo Puccini (uncredited)
Performed by Kristin Pickett
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Magnus, I too was annoyed that no one on the set noticed the USAF doctor had one of her shoulder boards backwards. It was also a joke to see Hauer stuffed into that tight USAF uniform with his long hair. Whatever happened to preparing for a movie role? Hauer definitely needed to drop about 40 lbs and get a freakin military haircut.

I enjoyed the aircraft scenes but it could have been a much better movie is someone had paid more attention to detail. Top Gun wasn't a whole lot better when it came to an F-14 in one scene with certain types of missiles and fuel pods, then in the next scene, what is suppose to be the same F-14, now has a completely different set up.

I think one of the best scenes of a military aircraft in a movie was the F-18 Hornet getting shot down by the missile in "Behind Enemy Lines" with Owen Wilson and Gene Hackman.

It is nice to see Robert Patrick doing such a good job now as the Colonel on the TV series, "The Unit".

Don


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