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Sweet Revenge (1987)

Nancy Allen plays an investigative news reporter Jillian Gray, who, along with her daughter is kidnapped by white slave king Cicero, after getting too close with her investigation. Now that... See full summary »

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Boone
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Cicero
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Gil
Michele Little ...
Lee
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Lotis Key ...
Sonya
Stacey Adams ...
Tina
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Buddha
Angelo Castro Jr. ...
Ricardo
Ramon D'Salva ...
Dok
Paul Holmes ...
Auction M.C. (as Paul Holme)
Ruth Arras ...
Jaimie Grey
Betty Mae Piccio ...
Mal
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Tak (as Crispin Medina)
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Nancy Allen plays an investigative news reporter Jillian Gray, who, along with her daughter is kidnapped by white slave king Cicero, after getting too close with her investigation. Now that she has escaped, she seeks revenge on Cicero. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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A searing tale of white slavery, murder ...and vengeance!


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Bad 80's movie featuring two has been actors.
2 March 2004 | by See all my reviews

Sweet revenge (1987) is a terrible 80's film. The" movie" is about intrigue and abduction in some tropical third world country. It's so sad to see stars such as Martin Landau and Nancy Allen reduced to perform in such tripe. This picture screams "cheap" and the performances were absolutely dreadful. There's nothing worth noting about this film except it was the first film that I've seen Gina Gershon act in. My advice to you my friend is to avoid it like the plague.

Horrible, with no redeeming values

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