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Special Forces (2003)

R  |  Video  |   |  Action, Thriller, War  |  June 2003 (USA)
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Major Don Harding (as Marshall Teague)
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Jess
Danny Lee Clark ...
Bear (as Dan Clark)
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Wyatt
Daniella Deutscher ...
Wendy Teller
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Reyes (as Terence Rotolo)
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Hasib Rafendek
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Talbot
Vladislavas Jacukevicius ...
Zaman
Michael Saad ...
Hrankoff (as Mike Saad)
Rimante Valiukaite ...
Saira
Andrius Zebrauskas ...
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Cezaris Grauzinis ...
Muldan Soldier
Henrikas Savickas ...
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Geoff Parish ...
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In a former Soviet Republic, the President is oppressing the people and with help from a former Bosnian General who's a sadist, he is extremely hated. An American reporter goes there to catch the atrocities on film but is caught. She is forced to make false statements. So the Americans sends a Special Forces unit to try and rescue her. It's a big deal for the team's leader because the Bosnian once captured him and tortured him. While there they run into a British agent who was sent there on a mission and they work together. But when they try to leave they're captured. Written by rcs0411@yahoo.com

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Rated R for strong violence | See all certifications »
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Was this made by the US military?
8 May 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

This is one of the worst movies I've ever seen, and I spent my teen years watching Troma films and other crap horror. Actually the only reason I looked it up on IMDb after seeing it on a bus ride is because I seriously wondered if it was made by the US military, the patriotism was so over-the top. I mean, come on. These guys shoot one bad guy in the shoulder and he dies, but they are like superhuman tanks that keep running while getting gunned down, including shot in the head. What's even funnier is reading the reviews and seeing all of the Americans praising it as a great movie with realistic action scenes, and only the Lithuanians, Estonians, etc are the ones who notice how unbelievably biased it is. Like we Americans are so convinced of our natural superiority we don't even notice. My next suspicion, after US military propaganda film was that it was adapted from a video game, nothing else could explain the cartoonishness of the villains. But I was wrong there, too. To think that this is the best form some series, I can't even imagine what the worst looks like. I might look it up for a laugh.


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