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Michael Sopkiw


Although his moment in the acting spotlight was regrettably fleeting, Michael Sopkiw did nonetheless prove to be a delightfully sincere, spirited and enthusiastic asset in the four enjoyably low-rent mid-80s Italian exploitation features he starred in. Born in 1954 in Connecticut, the handsome and engaging Sopkiw worked as a merchant sailor laying... See full bio »

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Devil Fish Peter
(1984)
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(1984)
(1985)

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 2014 Bad Dog and Superhero
Coffee Shop / Bar Local
 1985 Massacre in Dinosaur Valley
Kevin Hall
 1984 Devil Fish
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 1984 Blastfighter
Jake 'Tiger' Sharp
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 2011 The Scarlet Worm (special thanks)
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 2017 Blastfighter: An Interview with Michael Sopkiw (Video documentary short)
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I think everyone should do his best work or not bother working. We call this genre of "rip offs" exploitation films. Not sexually of course, in this case, but exploiting concepts and ideas that have already been shown to attract interest and therefore money. Generally speaking, I don't find this a very attractive or noble motivation. If this is the best work these people can do then I thank them ... See more »

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In two of his movies, "Devil Fish" and "Massacre in Dinosaur Valley," he appears much of the time bare-chested.

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