Critical Mass (2001)

R  |   |  Action, Thriller  |  4 July 2001 (Argentina)
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Jeffers works security at a nuclear power plant. The plant is being decommissioned, and a politician is touring the plant and videotaping his comments regarding the closing. A terrorist ... See full summary »


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Credited cast:
Mike Jeffers
Sheriff Borden
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Atty. Gen. Ames
Richard Anthony Crenna ...
Neil Delama ...
Steve Johnson
Policeman #2
Eric James ...
Jim Jenkins ...
Secretary of Defense Mitchell
Jack Thomas (as Nathan LeGrand)


Jeffers works security at a nuclear power plant. The plant is being decommissioned, and a politician is touring the plant and videotaping his comments regarding the closing. A terrorist group led by Samson gets inside the gates, with their ultimate goal the detonation of a nuclear bomb inside the plant. After local policemen and the other plant workers are killed, Jeffers and Janine alone must confront and halt Samson and his terrorist squad. Written by Ken Miller <>

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A Top Secret Nuclear Facility. And The Enemy Is Inside.


Action | Thriller

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Rated R for violence | See all certifications »




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4 July 2001 (Argentina)  »

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Alerte finale  »

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It's a Treat for action movie fans.
16 January 2002 | by (London, England) – See all my reviews

Apart from the first ten minutes, which are shamelessly lifted DIRECTLY from Terminator 2 (exactly the same shots - maybe they couldn't afford to do their own explosions)this is brilliant b-movie fare, encapsulating several Shakespearean themes in a twenty-first contextualisation, with that fine character actor Treat Williams expertly dealing with the conflicting emotions, weight problems and freak bad luck thrown at the lead man. Go and see this film: the dialogue may be a touch wooden, the effects a touch cheap and the acting a touch awful but you can see that there is a touch of class about this movie.

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