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Sanctuary (I) (1998)

 -  Action  -  25 August 1998 (USA)
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Luke Kovak is part of a covert group within the CIA that works on illegal black ops involving blackmail and assassinations. When his boss orders the murder of one of the team, Luke realises how expendable they all are and gets out (taking proof of their activities with him). He now lives as a priest until the group start to get close to tracking him down.

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Luke Kovak is part of a covert group within the CIA that works on illegal black ops involving blackmail and assassinations. When his boss orders the murder of one of the team, Luke realises how expendable they all are and gets out (taking proof of their activities with him). He now lives as a priest until the group start to get close to tracking him down. Written by bob the moo

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Beneath the corridors of power, men without faces deploy operatives that don't exist, on missions that never happen.

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In the scene in the alley when Luke avoids the black pickup truck, he drops into the pickup bed and rolls off the back, which is open. Yet, when you see the truck pull out of the alley at the other end, there is back gate on the pickup bed, which would have prevented him rolling out. See more »

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Typical yet enjoyable action yarn
5 January 2000 | by (Virginia) – See all my reviews

"Sanctuary" is a typical direct to video action flick, but it is enjoyable. The script should have been polished up a bit; it kind of reminded me of "Mission Impossible," "La Femme Nikita," and other espionage thirllers. For a direct to video release, the acting is okay, not the best, though.


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