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Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent(Snipes) to stop them.

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Anthony Warren ...
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Orin
Christiaan Haig ...
Hightop
Dan Badarau ...
Gen. Egor Zaysan (as Dan Badaru)
Serge Soric ...
Andrey Flintov
Gelu Nitu ...
Minister Viktor Ivanov
Matt Salinger ...
General Parent (as Matthew Salinger)
John Guerrasio ...
Secretary Cummings
Ian Ashpitel ...
Major Devro
Peter Swander ...
Sergeant Hill (as Peter Bradley Swander)
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Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent(Snipes) to stop them.

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Rated R for violence, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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Trivia

An entire dialog sequence was lifted directly from Fred Olen Ray's Active Stealth (1999) when the film came in under time. See more »

Goofs

In the dogfight between the Russian and US fighters near the end of the film, we see the Russian fighter pilot apparently enabling his cannon by flicking a switch on the left portion of his dashboard, then blazing away at the US fighter. Shortly after the US pilot maneuvers around behind the Russian and apparently arms his air-to-air missiles with exactly the same switch. The identical shot was used to show both operations in 2 completely different aircraft. This shows up again in another shot in the same sequence when we see a Russian pilot actually hitting the correct Master Release to launch a missile, but on a panel with everything printed in English. He never gets a chance to launch and the same US pilot maneuvers behind the second Russin, arms HIS missiles with the exact same panel (identical shot used for the Russian arming his) and firing. Total time between shots: 14 seconds See more »

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Painter: Are your nerves shaking?... that means your instincts are turned on.
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Not worth it.
13 September 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

I didn't know Wesley Snipes run out of money. Couldn't figure out any other reason for participating in this movie.

Ridiculous story of a nuclear threat with enmeshment of Kremlin and some Special Forces. Couple of mistakes during the movie cause an additional loss of acceptance: after dropping the parachutists the plane flies a curve...for every radar control clearly to understand that the package is delivered; the way the special forces moves in the tunnels; giving signal to the rescue chopper by bale fire, while Wesley Snipes is equipped with neat fancy equipment;....

Poor plot. Poor dialogs.

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Save your time and money and pick another one.


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