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Freefall (1994)

Wildlife photographer Katy is sent to Africa by her fiance Dex, the CEO of the international company that publishes the magazine she works for, to take photos of a rare bird of prey ... See full summary »

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John Irvin
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Cast

Complete credited cast:
Eric Roberts ... Grant Orion
Jeff Fahey ... Dex Dellum
Pamela Gidley ... Katy Mazur
Ron Smerczak ... John Horner
Anthony Fridjhon Anthony Fridjhon ... Raul (as Anthony Fridjohn)
Warrick Grier Warrick Grier ... Albino
Lesley Fong Lesley Fong ... Hustler (as Leslie Fong)
Ted Le Plat ... Ed Jacobs
Lucky Shabangu Lucky Shabangu ... Nivu
James Whyle James Whyle ... Francisco
Terry Norton Terry Norton ... Susan (as Terri Norton)
Patrick Bands Patrick Bands ... Chad
Todd Jensen ... Rick
Jennifer Steyn Jennifer Steyn ... Secretary (as Jenny Steyn)
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Storyline

Wildlife photographer Katy is sent to Africa by her fiance Dex, the CEO of the international company that publishes the magazine she works for, to take photos of a rare bird of prey previously thought to be extinct. There she meets Grant, a colleague who knows his way around the place, and falls for him hard. However, what she doesn't know is that she's the key pawn in a deadly international game of cat and mouse between the Interpol and an international criminal group.

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Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for a scene of strong graphic sexuality, and for violence and some language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA | South Africa

Language:

English

Release Date:

17 June 1994 (South Africa) See more »

Also Known As:

Firefall See more »

Filming Locations:

Johannesburg, South Africa See more »

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby SR

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

2.35 : 1
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Trivia

Originally intended for a theatrical release. See more »

Quotes

Grant Orion: Ever parachute naked into a volcano?
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Connections

Edited into Merchant of Death (1997) See more »

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Not bad movie
20 August 1999 | by Knight Of The CrossSee all my reviews

I don't like John Irvin's movies very much. Such movies as "Robin Hood", "City of Industry" and "Dogs of war". But there were also ones that I liked. This is "Raw deal" and "Freefall". I can't say that "Freefall" is the great movie, but I watched this one with a big interest. It's little unusual when Eric Roberts acts a good guy and Jeff Fahey is the bad guy. But they are both acted well. There's also strong sexual episode between Eric Roberts and Pamela Gidley. So I think the people who will like a good action will like this movie also.


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