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Diamond Dogs -- Action-superstar Dolph Lundgren propels this hard-hitting adventure as an ex-Special Forces officer hired to lead a band of treasure hunters on a dangerous expedition to find a priceless Buddhist artifact.
Diamond Dogs -- A mercenary is hired to protect an expedition group while they search for a Tangka, a Buddhist artifact worth millions of dollars.


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Release Date:
1 November 2009 (China) See more »
Meet Ronson: Adventurer, world traveler, always short of money, a man of a few words, a gun for hire. The solution to your problem. See more »
A mercenary is hired to protect an expedition group while they search for a Tangka, a Buddhist artifact worth millions of dollars. Full summary » | Add synopsis »
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Awful Production Value, Awful Acting, Awful Script, Awful Movie See more (15 total) »


  (in credits order)

Dolph Lundgren ... Xander Ronson

Nan Yu ... Anika
Xue Zuren ... Ang Shaw

William Shriver ... Chambers

Raicho Vasilev ... Zhukov
NuoMing Huari ... Sonia (as Noming)
Hu Sha ... House Manager
Gregory MacIsaac ... Sinister Man
Zhang Chunnian ... Eye Patch
Huriga ... Mongolian Man
Heping Wang ... Old Monk
Xinmin Wang ... Main Judge
Wang Lusha ... Young Judge
Wang Jun ... Female Judge
David A. Williams ... Jim
Gabriel Alejandro Carrillo ... Steve
Senggerenqing ... Goldentooth
rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Siqinggawa ... Mongolian girl
Slavi Slavov ... Zhukov's Guard

Shawn Zimmerman ... Narrator

Directed by
Shimon Dotan  (as Samuel Dolhasca)
Dolph Lundgren (uncredited)
Writing credits
(in alphabetical order)
Léopold St-Pierre  screenplay
Frank Valdez  rewrite (uncredited)

Produced by
Shimon Dotan .... producer
Barry Glasser .... executive producer
Helena Ling .... co-producer
Louis Liu .... producer
Dolph Lundgren .... executive producer
Danny Rossner .... co-producer
Ernst Etchie Stroh .... executive producer
Shahar Stroh .... associate producer
Yang Xu .... line producer
Original Music by
Larry Cohen 
Cinematography by
Bing Rao 
Film Editing by
Gaétan Huot 
Production Design by
Xianchang Li  (as Li Xiancheng)
Art Direction by
Xianchang Li 
Costume Design by
Han Li  (as Rose Han)
Makeup Department
Sheng Libo .... makeup artist
Second Unit Director or Assistant Director
Lin Pei Pei .... first assistant director (as Lee Peipei)
Christina Trbovich .... second second assistant director
Sound Department
Mario Choquette .... sound effects editor
Louis Collin .... supervising sound editor
Dong Wang .... sound mixer
Chen Chen .... stunt double
Barry Evans .... fight coordinator
Fei Gao .... stunt double
Du Jinghuai .... stunt double
Zhu Lei .... stunt double
Chai Liangliang .... stunt double
Hongliang Liu .... stunt double
Slavi Slavov .... stunt double
Wang Xiaojia .... stunt double
Cheng Yalin .... stunt double
Ma Yi .... action director
Ma Yi .... stunt director
Zhang Zhiye .... stunt double
Ruan Zijian .... stunt double
Camera and Electrical Department
Huai Yong Zhang .... camera operator
Casting Department
Bruno Rosato .... casting: Canada
Editorial Department
Edith Bellehumeur .... assistant editor
Mathieu Boulanger .... assistant editor
Kate Hickey .... editor: fine cut
Sylvain M. Lebel .... first assistant editor
Etienne Patry .... colorist
Other crew
Titi Cong .... assistant: Dolph Lundgren
Barry Evans .... fight consultant
Joe Sisto .... legal services
Christina Trbovich .... assistant: Dolph Lundgren
Michael Stewart Grant .... special thanks

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Additional Details

Also Known As:
"Target 0" - Japan (English title)
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Rated R for violence and some language
94 min
Aspect Ratio:
1.85 : 1 See more »
Sound Mix:

Did You Know?

Released theatrically in China in 2009.See more »
Continuity: When Chambers picks up the Tangka it is full of dust and dirt, but when you see it after they come out of the cave there is not a spot of dust on it.See more »
Sinister Man:The toughest one is the donkey.See more »
Movie Connections:
Referenced in Making of 'Diamond Dogs' (2008) (V)See more »


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12 out of 23 people found the following review useful.
Awful Production Value, Awful Acting, Awful Script, Awful Movie, 25 April 2008
Author: billmcvay1 from United States

Sure the plot in general is kind of like an Indiana Jones film but that is where the similarities end. Dolph does a good enough job acting, but the other actors are just plain awful. William Shriver who plays Mr. Chambers may be one of the worst actors I have ever seen, just plain awkward. The story is very simple and there is lots of down time between any semblance of action which is pretty obviously there just to waste time.

The action sequences were very poorly done and quite unoriginal. Luckily I did not pay for it or I would be very disappointed so this is not even worth your time for a rental. I really don't think anybody who isn't a die-hard Dolph fan would even have any chance of enjoying this movie. If this is the best movie parts Dolph can get, then even his straight to video career is going to be over very soon. The production value is much worse than any other straight to video movies starring himself or Wesley Snipes or Seagal or Van Damme and so is the entertainment value. Just stay away and watch one of the 50,000 movies that are better than this drivel.

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