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Watchers 4 (1998)

Watchers Reborn (original title)
R | | Horror, Sci-Fi | 30 June 1998 (USA)
An extra-smart dog and detective team up to stop a DNA enhanced killer.

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Grace
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Lem Johnson
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Gus Brody
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Doc Grimes
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Kristin
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Lucy Lin ...
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Milton Kahn ...
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Floyd Levine ...
Captain Dekker
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An extra-smart dog and detective team up to stop a DNA enhanced killer.

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Driven by instinct...destined for murder.

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Not all -that- bad.
12 January 2007 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I loved the book too, and yes it's not exactly a blockbuster level of quality but it's workable. The story has been refactored for frugality but the basics are still there.

The dog hits his marks and plays along, it's nice to have Hamill roll out the drama in something serious and Lisa Wilcox makes a sincere effort at the cheesecake part. The outsider is cheesy but let's face it, to create the outsider the way that Koontz wrote it you'd need $10 million worth of CGI and it would still look fake.

If you haven't read the book in a while you can enjoy the memory. This does have an oddly dated feel to it, but then it is nine years old.


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