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The Hard Corps (2006)

Video  -  Action | Thriller  -  21 November 2006 (Spain)
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An Army veteran assembles a team of bodyguards to protect a former boxer. Complications arise when the boxer suspects his sister may be romantically involved with the bodyguard.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Philippe Sauvage
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Wayne Barclay (as Raz Adoti)
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Tamara Barclay
Peter Bryant ...
Mullins
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Detective Teague
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Terrell Singletery
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Casey Bledsoe
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Simcoe (as Ronald Selmour)
Aaron Au ...
Kim
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High Dog
Julian Christopher ...
Clarence Bowden (as Julian D. Christopher)
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Jessie Otero
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Lydia
Doron Bell ...
Leonard (as Doron Bell Jr.)
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Storyline

Jean-Claude will be playing a Combat Vet who's just spent the last 3 years fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq, who is hired to be a bodyguard to a former World Heavyweight Boxing champ to protect him and his family against a Rap Music Mogul. He sets up a team called "The Hard Corps", complications arise when the boxer suspects that his sister may be in love with the bodyguard. Written by Brunnen Matt

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bodyguard | boxing | love | fighting | fight | See more »

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Justice just hit the streets.

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Action | Thriller

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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21 November 2006 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Apeili apo to parelthon  »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)
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Darren Shahlavi was hired to double Jean-Claude Van Damme, but left to work on the film 300 (2006). See more »

Goofs

When Terrell reaches into the desk drawer where the two .45 handguns lay and pulls one out and racks the slide to load a round, the camera stays on the gun and the clip is empty as no round gets loaded. See more »

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Tamara Barclay: Welcome to Wanye's world
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Keep It Hard-Corps!
13 May 2010 | by (United States Minor Outlying Islands) – See all my reviews

"The Hard Corps" came out only three months after "Second In Command". That was fast. The plot is: Phillip Sauvage (Van Damme) is hired to be a bodyguard for a heavyweight boxer named Wayne Barclay (Raz Adoti) who is receiving death threats from gangsta Terrell Singeltery (Viv Leacock). Sauvage not only has to protect Wayne, but also his sister Tamara (Fox).

The movie is fast-paced at 110 minutes, but it still could be edited a bit. One character named Leonard, who is Terrell's nephew, is annoying and has way too much screen time. Besides that, the movie has some good action sequences, including the Uzi gun battle in a parking lot, and a excellent fight between Wayne and Phillip. It shows Van Damme can still kick ass any time.

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