A doctor must follow the instructions on a drug dealer's beeper to rescue his kidnapped son.

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Zolo
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Inspector Julia Hyde
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Dr. Richard Avery
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Sr. Inspector Vijay Kumar
Stefan Djordjevic ...
Sam Avery
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Shamaz Begum ...
Young Prostitute
Sherlyn Chopra ...
Indian Nanny (as Mona Chopra)
Suresh Gera ...
Concierge
B. Gurudas ...
Bookseller
Sue Hainsworth ...
Sylvia
K. Krishna Kumar ...
Phone Man
Meghna Maheshwari ...
Woman in Sari
Dennis Marcis ...
Man at Brothel
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Kidnapper (as Tony Mirchandani)
Kumar Murukurchy ...
Heavy Set Man
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Richard Avery, whose young son is kidnapped while they travel in India. Embarking on a desperate quest to rescue him, and with a beeper providing his only lead, Avery seeks help from unlikely sources, including a drug lord and a beautiful but dangerous woman named Julia. Written by gavin@sunny_deol2009@yahoo.com

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Where Every Call Is A Close Call.

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Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »
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10 October 2002 (USA)  »

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In the opening sequence a drugs runner comes riding on on a bike. A sound is mixed in from a 2-stroke engine. When the drugs runner comes closer, it is clearly visible he is riding a 4-stroke bike. When he later tries the flee, he jumps on an other bike. That on is a 2 stroke. See more »

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Saba Marima
Written by J. Peter Robinson, Bradford T. Ellis and Nick Vitalelli
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19 June 2003 | by (LA CA) – See all my reviews

I think that last review was pretty harsh, although he/she did say it was just their opinion. While Beeper isn't a great movie, it did the two things that I beg of a movie: (1) I didn't know what was going to happen next, and (2) I WANTED to know what was going to happen next. I agree that Harvey Keitel seemed to be looking a little long in the tooth in this film. It was a low budget movie, so I place the bar accordingly. I also agree that the kid wasn't the best actor (to say the least). But I thought the story itself...which is most important to me...was solid and engaging. It also seemed to avoid cliches; thank you for that. I think this is the same guy who did "The Hidden", and while it's not as good as that classic, I have to say I really did enjoy "Beeper".


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