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Second in Command (2006)

R | | Action, Thriller, War | Video 2 May 2006
Jean Claude plays an official who's just been appointed as Second In Command to the U.S.Ambassador at an American Embassy in a small, turbulent Eastern European nation. When local ... See full summary »

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Jean Claude plays an official who's just been appointed as Second In Command to the U.S.Ambassador at an American Embassy in a small, turbulent Eastern European nation. When local insurgents attempt a coup d'etat, the nation's President takes refuge inside the embassy. The embassy is then besieged by the well-armed insurgents. The U.S. Ambassador is killed in the ensuing action, and it's now up to Jean-Claude and the embassy's small detachment of U.S. Marines to fend off the attackers. Written by Anonymous

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It's time to take charge!

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Action | Thriller | War

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Rated R for violence and some language | See all certifications »

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2 May 2006 (USA)  »

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Defteros stin ierarhia  »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)
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Scott Adkins was offered the role of Pfc. Devereaux but could not sign for it due to other commitments. He was replaced by Razvan Oprea. See more »

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Marine Helicopters take off from Fort Victory, Sbelnska, Croatia. There is no such place in Croatia. However, it would be fair to assume that this location is intentionally fictional. See more »

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Classical Van Damme Touch
11 May 2006 | by (Pakistan) – See all my reviews

All those people who have said that this movie is a total spoiler or those people who passed the remarks "don't buy this movie" are all Van Damme haters.

After Replicant this was the second best JCVD direct to DVD! Yeah believe me this movie will rock you from the start to the end point. You will be stucked to your seat and your breath will hang out there with jcvd.

This movie is a combat movie ( War style ).Tanks, RPG, Choppers and more. Very heavy explosions perfectly filmed. Suspense is also part of it. The Cold war between Van Damme and the first in command was also good drama. No Fancy kicks this time but Van Damme seems to be very much mature actor.

Not more to say you all must watch it and say for your selves.

" EXCELLENT "


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