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Cold Front (1989)

R | | Crime | 9 June 1990 (USA)
An American cop teams up with a Royal Canadian Mounted Policeman and together they uncover a plot to hide international terrorists in Vancouver.

Director:

Allan A. Goldstein (as Paul Bnarbic)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Martin Sheen ... John Hyde
Michael Ontkean ... Derek McKenzie
Kim Coates ... Mantha
Beverly D'Angelo ... Amanda O'Rourke
Yvan Ponton ... Inspector Dechesne
Shelagh McLeod ... Jeannie McKenzie
Joshua Murray Joshua Murray ... Matthew McKenzie
Katharine Isabelle ... Katie McKenzie (as Katie Murray)
Doug McGrath ... Jackie Clearly
Dale Wilson ... Chaney
Jan Rubes ... Zoubov
Miguel Fernandes ... Arafi
Charles Andre Charles Andre ... Harry
David Petersen ... Mr. Bush
Robby Robinson Robby Robinson ... Crook #1
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An American cop teams up with a Royal Canadian Mounted Policeman and together they uncover a plot to hide international terrorists in Vancouver.

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Genres:

Crime

Certificate:

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Country:

Canada | USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 June 1990 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Cold Front - Ein Killer läuft Amok See more »

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Director Allan Goldstein requested his name be removed from the film. See more »

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John Hyde: [narrating] Here's a fax for your file. Vancouver is a major staging area for spies operating in North America. The city is nicknamed "Cold Front" by the Reds. It's the front line between the U.S. and Russia. The CIA and the KGB cut deals and Canadians, believe it or not, look the other way, as long as there's no trouble. The drug bust started in Los Angeles, ended in Vancouver. And they stuck me here in Canada for another week, on some "Hands Across the Border" bullshit. So the Mounties put me ...
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Cool Wind
Written by Beverly D'Angelo and Steve D'Angelo
(Published by Goldman, Grant and Tani)
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** out of *****
12 December 2004 | by liammurphy1See all my reviews

I Picked this movie up for £1.50 and I'd never heard of it and considering the lack of comments nobody else has either.

It's supposed to be an Action Thriller - it fails on both.

Martin Sheen stars as a Ameican Cop who goes to Vancouver,Canada to work with the Royal Mounted Canadian Police and ends up partnered with Canadian Cop Michael Ontkean, a couple of murders follow- something to do with the KGB or CIA or something, But very little is actually explained in this film, you end up scratching your head and asking yourself 'who's that?' or 'what did he do that for?'.

I just about managed to make it through the 90 minutes of this cheap (it's all filmed in about 1 square mile) pretty rubbish movie. It's slow,Boring and nothing of any interest happens.

Sure- I've seen worse, but let's just say it's not a Film i'll be in a rush to see again

5/10


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