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 -  Action | Thriller  -  9 August 2002 (USA)
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An extreme sports athlete, Xander Cage, is recruited by the government on a special mission.

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Storyline

Xander Cage is your standard adrenaline junkie with no fear and a lousy attitude. When the US Government "recruits" him to go on a mission, he's not exactly thrilled. His mission: to gather information on an organization that may just be planning the destruction of the world, led by the nihilistic Yorgi. Written by Ryan McIntosh

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If you want someone to save the world, make sure it's someone who likes the world as it is. See more »

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Action | Thriller

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Rated PG-13 for violence, non-stop action sequences, sensuality, drug content and language | See all certifications »

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Triple X  »

Box Office

Budget:

$70,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend:

$1,790,699 (Italy) (1 November 2002)

Gross:

$4,327,240 (Japan) (6 December 2002)
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[first lines]
Henchman: [in Czech] He stole the chip, he's inside.
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Great Action Movie/Comedy
17 August 2002 | by (New Jersey) – See all my reviews

The story to this movie was very different and creative. Even though people say it is a James Bond rip off, it is some way very different. The action scenes in this movie was great. Well done. A great cast for this movie. Vin Diesel was great for this part. I can't wait for the sequel to this movie. I am defiantly going to see it. It will probably be another great experience!!


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