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The Substitute: Failure Is Not an Option (2001)

Video  -  Action | Drama  -  24 April 2001 (USA)
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An undercover policeman must infiltrate a military school's faculty to cease the actions of white supremacists.

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A former mercenary joins a military academy as a teacher. He soon discovers a neo-Nazi group, code-named Werewolves, formed among the cadets. He also quickly finds that they have military leadership among the officers at the Academy. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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The Substitute 4: Failure Is Not an Option  »

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In the first three Substitute films the antagonists are gangsters; in this film, the antagonist's are white supremacists. See more »

Quotes

Karl Thomasson: Whine usually makes me tired.
Jenny: [Kisses Karl] Still tired?
Karl Thomasson: No, I'm wide awake now!
[He and Jenny passionately kiss]
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Follows The Substitute 3: Winner Takes All (1999) See more »

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A good action /adventure film.
7 November 2000 | by (Indiana, USA) – See all my reviews

The Substitute 4 is a decent addition to this series of fims. The action is realistic and story is plausible. My only problem with the movie is that the whole white supremist story line that we have seen in a lot of these films lately is really getting stale. Cant anyone in Hollywood come up with an original idea for these movies?


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