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Dead Tides (1997)

R  |   |  Action, Drama, Thriller  |  19 August 1997 (USA)
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A tough, honorable former Navy SEAL gets more than he bargained for, but more than he can handle, when he accepts a job captaining a ship for a mysterious, sexy woman who turns out to be the wife of a ruthless drug kingpin.

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Agent Stanovski (as Miles O'Keefe)
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A tough, honorable former Navy SEAL gets more than he bargained for, but more than he can handle, when he accepts a job captaining a ship for a mysterious, sexy woman who turns out to be the wife of a ruthless drug kingpin.

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When they crossed the border...They crossed the line.

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Rated R for sexuality, and some violence and language | See all certifications »
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Scott leaps onto a moored boat, and, without untying the craft, takes off for open water. See more »

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Bad movie, though Piper deserves credit
22 January 2000 | by (Victoria, BC) – See all my reviews

I admire Piper for trying something different than the usual action movies he appears in. Here he plays a more normal character who tries to avoid violence and confrontations. However, this movie is so weak in the storyline and execution, I was finally pleased when Piper started bashing heads together. Also, movie has some of the WORST editing techniques I have ever seen in a movie, with jiggily camerawork adding to the chore of looking at what's onscreen, despite some pretty photography.


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