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Riding the Edge (1989)

R | | Action, Drama | March 1989 (USA)
Industrial espionage plot focuses on Matt's attempt to rescue his father, who knows about a valuable solar satellite microchip and is being held captive in the desert by a terrorist group that wants it.

Director:

James Fargo

Writer:

Ronald A. Suppa
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Cast

Credited cast:
Benny Bruchim Benny Bruchim ... Boy
Brooke Bundy ... Mrs. Harman
James Fargo ... Tarek
Peter Haskell ... Dean
Michael Sarne Michael Sarne ... Kroll
Raphael Sbarge ... Matt
Catherine Mary Stewart ... Maggie Cole
Asher Tzarfati ... Moussa
Lyman Ward ... John
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Industrial espionage plot focuses on Matt's attempt to rescue his father, who knows about a valuable solar satellite microchip and is being held captive in the desert by a terrorist group that wants it.

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Action | Drama

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

March 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Red Fox See more »

Filming Locations:

Israel See more »

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Kodiak Films See more »
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Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
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Absurd, but Entertaining.
23 September 2005 | by tarbosh22000See all my reviews

"Riding The Edge" is a fun movie. The plot is about John Harmon who is a scientist. He has invented a solar power satellite. But then he's kidnapped by middle eastern terrorists, the only person who can save him is his son Matt. Matt is a dirt-bike champion who uses his skills to defeat the terrorists while also figuring out who are the spies in the government.

The only problem with the movie is that the second half is too slow. Besides that, The movie is fun. The performances are average. There's one Afghan boy named Lawrence, that's not very believable.

In the end: The movie is silly, but it keeps your interest.

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