A retired elite Black Ops Commando launches a one man war against a group of South American criminals who have kidnapped his daughter to blackmail him into starting a revolution and getting an exiled dictator back into power.
Mark L. Lester
Rae Dawn Chong,
Aaron Roman (Gores) is a teenager with cerebral palsy who dreams of starring in a big-time action movie. When his father (Mantegna) grants Aaron his wish for his 18th birthday, he experiences the reality a bit hard to manage.
Firefighter Gordon Brewer is plunged into the complex and dangerous world of international terrorism after he loses his wife and child in a bombing credited to Claudio "The Wolf" Perrini. Frustrated with the official investigation and haunted by the thought that the man responsible for murdering his family might never be brought to justice, Brewer takes matters into his own hands and tracks his quarry ultimately to Colombia. Written by
The film's setting is Colombia. However, the film was shot extensively in Mexico, as filming in Colombia was deemed to be too dangerous by the producers due to real-life rebel attacks and kidnappings in mountain and jungle regions of that country. See more »
The Colombian soccer match is between America and Chivas, two popular Mexican teams. See more »
Arnold Schwarzenegger plays Gordon Brewer a fire fighter who goes to pick up his wife and son. Then a bomb goes off instanly at the cafe kills a bunch of people including his wife and son. Arnold is grief stricken and decides to take matters into his own hands and sets out to find the man responsible. This was Arnold at his best. Unlike most of Arnolds movies. This character was believable. He was no spy, no super human machine. Arnold said he'll be back. And he does not lie.
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