5.1/10
175
4 user 1 critic

Midnight Man (1997)

British soldiers force a recently captured IRA terrorist to cooperate with them and then assign him to go undercover with a gang of terrorists and prevent them from killing the U.S. ... See full summary »

Director:

Lawrence Gordon Clark (as Lawrence Gordon-Clark)

Writers:

Jack Higgins (novel), Jurgen Wolff
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

On Dangerous Ground (TV Movie 1996)
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.4/10 X  

When they learn of a secret covenant on the status of Hong Kong signed by Mao in 1944, Chinese factions, the British government, Hong Kong businessmen, AND the Mafia all try to be the first... See full summary »

Director: Lawrence Gordon Clark
Stars: Rob Lowe, Kenneth Cranham, Deborah Moore
Icon (TV Movie 2005)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

On the eve of the elections in Russia, there's an outbreak of a mysterious disease. The British are curious to find out what's going on, so they need to send someone. An official knows ... See full summary »

Director: Charles Martin Smith
Stars: Patrick Swayze, Patrick Bergin, Michael York
Praying Mantis (TV Movie 1993)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A single man thinks he has finally found a woman who loves him. The woman is charming and intelligent but holds a very dark secret which will truly test how strong their relationship can be.

Director: James Keach
Stars: Jane Seymour, Barry Bostwick, Chad Allen
Pendulum (1969)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

When police captain Frank Matthews is accused of murdering his adulterous wife and her lover he avoids arrest and sets out to find the killer.

Director: George Schaefer
Stars: George Peppard, Jean Seberg, Richard Kiley
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

Based on the novels by Jack Higgins, Kyle MacLachlan stars as maverick British agent Sean Dillon to uncover a plot to take over the presidency of the United States.

Director: George Mihalka
Stars: Kyle MacLachlan, Macha Grenon, Chris Wiggins
Thunder Point (TV Movie 1998)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5/10 X  

50 Years after World War II Hitler's deadly 'The Windsor Protocol' turns up. This document shouldn't be in wrong hands, so the British call upon a smart criminal to retain it.

Director: George Mihalka
Stars: Kyle MacLachlan, Pascale Bussières, Chris Wiggins
Too Late to Say Goodbye (TV Movie 2009)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Bart Corbin's wife Jenn dies in their home, apparently suicide, as the police believes. While he moves in with young sons Taylor and Trevor at brother Bobby's, her sister Heather starts a ... See full summary »

Director: Norma Bailey
Stars: Rob Lowe, Lauren Holly, Michelle Hurd
Action | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Brilliant renegade hacker Mike Cleary and his crack team have finally debugged Guardian, his software program designed to block government cyber snooping. It's going to make them all rich. ... See full summary »

Director: Jonathan Heap
Stars: Rob Lowe, Sofia Shinas, James Kidnie
Midnight Man (1995)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

When the police start a crackdown on Yakuza activities, a killer (James Lew) starts killing the cops forcing a martial-arts officer (Lorenzo Lamas) to fight back.

Director: John Weidner
Stars: Lorenzo Lamas, James Lew, Mako
Frank & Jesse (1995)
Biography | Western
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

At the end of the Civil War, Frank and Jesse James and other former guerillas who rode with Quantrill and Bill Anderson take the oath of allegiance to the Union. Feeling oppressed by ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Boris
Stars: Rob Lowe, Bill Paxton, Randy Travis
Proximity (2001)
Action | Crime | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

An inmate serving time for vehicular homicide, overhears prison guards discussing plans for a murder and becomes a target himself.

Director: Scott Ziehl
Stars: Rob Lowe, Jonathan Banks, Kelly Rowan
Crazy Six (Video 1997)
Action | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

In a crumbling Europe, powerful mafia families have emerged from the anarchy to vie for control of the lucrative arms trade.

Director: Albert Pyun
Stars: Rob Lowe, Burt Reynolds, Mario Van Peebles
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Rob Lowe ... Sean Dillon
Kenneth Cranham ... Brig. Charles Ferguson
Deborah Moore ... Hannah Bernstein
Hannes Jaenicke ... John Engel
Daphne Cheung Daphne Cheung ... Su Yin
Ben Gaule Ben Gaule ... Mirov
Ellen David ... Myra
Michael Sarrazin ... Mr. Tayi
Aaron Shirley Aaron Shirley ... Dovotny
John Warnaby John Warnaby ... Nigel
Laura Marine Laura Marine ... Tania
Jay Simon ... Billy
James Duggan ... Danny Farmer
Samantha Giles Samantha Giles ... Mary Farmer
Ron Berglas ... Harry Flood
Edit

Storyline

British soldiers force a recently captured IRA terrorist to cooperate with them and then assign him to go undercover with a gang of terrorists and prevent them from killing the U.S. President. But the spy isn't in long before he realizes that the first plot is but a ruse for a more sinister scheme that could result in trouble between China and Great Britain. Written by Ørnås

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Action | Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for continuous violence, and for sexuality and language | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Canada | USA | Luxembourg | UK

Language:

English

Release Date:

20 August 1997 (Portugal) See more »

Also Known As:

Eye of the Storm See more »

Filming Locations:

Montréal, Québec, Canada See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Follows On Dangerous Ground (1996) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
This movie becomes very tiring
25 October 2006 | by vampyrecowboySee all my reviews

This movie gets very tiring to watch.

For the first 30 minutes or so, you expect the two hit men to go after each other right away.

It's just talk, talk talk...blah, blah, blah.

I fail to see the intense action I was looking for.

In fact I am writing this review as the film plays in the background and I could care less about it.

Too much politics. Too much boredom.

Too bad, because the box cover reads like it would be a kick ass movie.

Unless you are really inspired by slow moving political movies with over done Russian KGB agents and British spies, you might be a tad bit sleepy within 25 minutes or so.


9 of 18 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See all 4 user reviews »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Popular Action and Adventure Titles With Prime Video

Explore popular action and adventure titles available to stream with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed