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Universal Soldier: Regeneration (2009)

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With stolen top-secret technology, terrorists have created a next-generation Universal Soldier - an elite fighter genetically altered into a programmable killing machine. With this "UniSol"... See full summary »

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Andrei Arlovski ...
NGU (as Andrei 'The Pitbull' Arlovski)
Mike Pyle ...
Captain Kevin Burke
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Col. John Coby
Garry Cooper ...
Dr. Porter
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Dr. Sandra Flemming
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Commander Topov
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General Boris
Kerry Shale ...
Dr. Colin
Yonko Dimitrov ...
Dimitri
Violeta Markovska ...
Ivana
Stanislav Pishtalov ...
P.M. Musayev
Marianne Stanicheva ...
Olga
John Laskowski ...
Captain
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With stolen top-secret technology, terrorists have created a next-generation Universal Soldier - an elite fighter genetically altered into a programmable killing machine. With this "UniSol" (Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Andrei "The Pit Bull" Arlovski) leading the way, they seize the crippled Chernobyl nuclear reactor, threatening to unleash a lethal radioactive cloud. The only one who can stop them is Luc Deveraux (Jean-Claude Van Damme), a UniSol who's been decommissioned for years. Reactivated and retrained, Deveraux must make a full-out assault on the heavily armed fortress. But inside, he'll discover not one but two of these virtually indestructible warriors. Andrew Scott (Dolph Lundgren), Deveraux's vicious UniSol enemy from the original Universal Soldier, has been secretly reanimated and upgraded. Now, these elite fighters are locked, loaded and programmed to kill; and the fate of millions hinges on this high-action showdown. Written by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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soldier | terrorist | showdown | death | corpse | See more »

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Van Damme and Lundgren explosive final showdown See more »


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

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$10,000,000 (estimated)
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Screenwriter John Fasano and his son John Cody Fasano designed the special military costumes worn by the old and new model Unisols in US:TNG See more »

Goofs

When the enemy soldier is 'spared' by Luc and promptly turns and jumps out of the window behind him, the window can be seen being blown out from the bottom left and right prematurely. See more »

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[Last lines]
Luc Deveraux: Come with me.
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Above average, Way above.
1 January 2010 | by (Switzerland) – See all my reviews

This was great entertainment, Story:well scripted to avoid the many pitfalls the this kind of movie could have fallen in to. More layering and character development that you could ever expect from a film like this. Acting: no Oscars gonna be won here... but hey it's a JCVD flick and he and the rest of the cast do a good job in it. Action (fights): No Jason Bourne, or Taken, but pretty close!, you can see how much went in to choreography and rehearsal, very well done. Production: Nice cutting, great timing, superb use of location. Maybe the only weakish spot was the score, it sometimes felt out of context and/or under-produced.

Anyway: Director sure knew what he was doing here, and i liked it a lot.

Please Mr Hymas (Sr and Jr?) find a big budget, a great script and go do a Jason Bourne movie!


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