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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Nola
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Agent Stanovski (as Miles O'Keefe)
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Haim (as Robert Ivy)
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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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Swept Away  »

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Not swept away
7 June 2002 | by (Johannesburg, South Africa) – See all my reviews

In contrast to the alternative title of this movie (Swept Away) I was definitely not swept away by what was a pretty lame excuse for a movie. Really, the only spark (for me) was the highly attractive Camilla More: she's a real stunner. The acting, overall, was useless. The film editing was awful (as rightly pointed out by an earlier reviewer). What more can I say ? Try to avoid this one if you have any choice in the matter.


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