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Far Cry (2008)

R  |   |  Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi  |  2 October 2008 (Germany)
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An ex-special forces soldier turned boatman is hired by a journalist to investigate a top-secret military base on a nearby island.

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Storyline

Jack Carver, a German ex-special forces soldier turned boatman, is hired by Valerie Cardinal, a journalist, to take her to a nearby island where her uncle Max works in a top-secret research facility, smuggling information out. However, the facility's director and evil mastermind Dr. Krieger is actually creating genetically modified super-soldiers with no intelligence, and Uncle Max and Val are taken by Krieger's mercenaries. It's now only up to Jack and his trusty handgun to save them and defeat Krieger's evil minions. Written by Lumos

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Rated R for bloody violence | See all certifications »

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2 October 2008 (Germany)  »

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Far Cry Warrior  »

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$30,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Is actually based on Ubisoft's Far Cry Video game See more »

Goofs

In the end scene when Jack Carver is walking away from the couple the sound guy and his microphone are visible on the boat. See more »

Quotes

[from trailer]
Dr. Krieger: [From Trailer] You're just a simple boat man.
Jack Carver: I didn't say anything about being simple.
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Performed by The Incredible Adventures Of Billy And Max
Music & Lyrics by Maarten Buning & Dylan Groot
Published by Arabella Musikverlag GmbH dba Edition X-Tended
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Another Uwe Boll movie, a good one!
10 September 2009 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

It's another Uwe Boll movie. That should say everything. But it sure does not.

Just like when I watched the Postal movie for the first time. You think that you know what to expect, like; aw crap, another Boll movie. You, or at least I didn't expect much out of that movie. But hey, it was a hilarious comedy.

It's not exactly the same thing with this one. This movie tries to be serious. Well, it's not that's a bad thing. It's pure action through the whole movie. The effects and stunts are well made. But the acting could be way better. But still, it's worth watching.

I'd say; time spent kinda well.


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