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S.W.A.T.: Firefight (2011)

Video  -  Action | Crime | Thriller  -  1 March 2011 (USA)
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Expert S.W.A.T. leader Paul Cutler goes to Detroit on a special assignment to train and certify the city's S.W.A.T. team. After a hostage is killed during an assignment, the victim's ... See full summary »

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Paul Cutler
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Kim Byers
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Inspector Hollander
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Rose Walker
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Danny Stockton
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Justin Kellogg
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Richard Mundy (as Micah A. Hauptman)
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Lori Barton
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Wayne Wolport
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Kyle Watters
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Captain Simon
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Slater Harrington
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Bulgarian Man / Mr. Krav
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Mike / L.A. SWAT
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Expert S.W.A.T. leader Paul Cutler goes to Detroit on a special assignment to train and certify the city's S.W.A.T. team. After a hostage is killed during an assignment, the victim's boyfriend, a highly specialized government agent, decides to take revenge on Cutler and his team. Written by page8701

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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$8,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Robert Patrick and Kristanna Loken both played evil terminators in Terminator 2: Judgment Day (1991) and Terminator 3: Rise of the Machines (2003) (respectively). See more »

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During the raid in LA, Cutler tells Slater Harrington to drop the AK. Later, Cutler sweeps a cube farm with his rifle shortly before his first encounter with Hatch. In both instances the Eotech sight is mounted backwards (battery compartment towards stock, not muzzle). See more »

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Follows S.W.A.T. (2003) See more »

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15 June 2011 | by (United Arab Emirates) – See all my reviews

OK, let me first say that this is my first ever review - I was compelled to write one based on simply how BAD this movie is. The only reason I didn't give it a 1 is because I have seen worse.

Another reason I felt angry enough to write a review is because I normally like these kind of movies. Normally all you have to do is include something like SWAT, SAS or Marines in the description of the movie and point me towards it and I will lap it up. Unfortunately however, SWAT: Firefight only succeeded for me in one regard - it has SWAT in its title.

The story is just weak, really weak. Just when you feel it is about to get going, it literally ends. Its cliché to an extreme and about as predictable a movie I have ever seen.

I wont go on but to summarize, this is just a bad movie. If you want some decent SWAT like viewing entertainment, I recommend Flashpoint (Canadian TV Series) or possibly watching paint dry could also be considered a viable alternative.


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