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The Base (1999)

Video  -  Action | Drama  -  1 June 1999 (USA)
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In a U.S. army base, a senior army officer leads a group of young men into drug trafficking.

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Major Murphy, a US Army Investigator, has received a new assignment. Sgt. Gammon is suspected of dealing cocaine from his base, and Murphy must gather enough evidence to shut down Gammon and his entire operation. Along with his partner, Lt. Andrews, the Major goes undercover to infiltrate the gang and find out just how far up the chain of command these activities are going. Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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One Man. The Strength Of An Army

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Rated R for pervasive strong and brutal violence, language and some nudity | See all certifications »

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Trivia

Tim Abell (Sergeant Gammon) was a United States Army Ranger before he started acting. See more »

Goofs

A tank's gunbarrel cannot depress low enough to fire at the ground that close to itself - and in any case, the barrel was raised, not lowered. See more »

Quotes

Sergeant Gammon: Let's lock, cock, and rock.
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References The Wizard of Oz (1939) See more »

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Lots of action, and gun fire, a good movie.
17 July 1999 | by (Slovenia) – See all my reviews

At this movie Tim Abell really shows what his character really is - Psycho! (A very nice play) A good movie , about drug dillers and a lot of military action against them, solo action , four/five man against a hole drug dillers. A little non-realistic, but over and all a nice , action pack film! See it if you like military movies.


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