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Counterforce (1988)

Escuadrón (original title)
A team of specialists is dispatched to protect the leader of a Middle Eastern country from a neighboring dictator who has designs on his country.

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Douglas Borton (screenplay), Douglas Borton (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Credited cast:
George Kennedy ... Vince Colby
Andrew Stevens ... Nash
Isaac Hayes ... Ballard
Jorge Rivero ... Harris (as George Rivero)
Louis Jourdan ... Kassar
Simón Andreu ... Commisioner
Kevin Bernhardt ... Sutherland
Hugo Stiglitz ... The Blond
Susana Dosamantes ... Roxana
Kabir Bedi ... Koura
Robert Forster ... The Dictator
Josep Minguell Josep Minguell ... Selim (as Josep Minguel)
Jordi Torras Jordi Torras ... Mohumar
Noel J. Samson Noel J. Samson ... Gammal
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Joy Blackburn Joy Blackburn ... Nurse
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Storyline

When an Arab dictator is running wild, the U.S. intelligence community back the opposition leader. When a few attempts are made on the dictator, he blames the opposition leader and sets out to kill him. When the U.S. learns of this they send in a team to protect the opposition leader. Written by <rcs4811@yehey.com>

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Action | Drama

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Hugo Stiglitz's dialogue was dubbed in the English version by Ed Mannix. See more »

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My favorite b-movie
12 December 2018 | by wallepojkenSee all my reviews

This i childhood for me. Objectively this i not a very good movie, but it was one om my favorite when i was young so i will always be a ten for me. The "weapon dressing" scene is epic.


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Language:

English | Spanish

Release Date:

3 March 1988 (Portugal) See more »

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Filming Locations:

Ibiza, Balearic Islands, Spain

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Stereo

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Color
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