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Suspect Device (1995)

In Washington D.C., a government employee survives an assassination attempt and discovers that he's in fact a cyborg with implanted nuclear device ready to explode.

Director:

Rick Jacobson

Writers:

Rob Kerchner (story), Alex Simon (screenplay)
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
C. Thomas Howell ... Dan Jericho
Stacey Travis ... Dr. Jessica Parker
Jed Allan ... Artemus Lockwood
John Beck ... CIA Director
Marcus Aurelius Marcus Aurelius ... Curt Carter
Jonathan Fuller ... Dr. Charles Flint
Jeff Allin ... Dr. Fred Hopkins
Heidi Sorenson Heidi Sorenson ... Kristen Jericho
Mark Ginther ... Male Cyborg
Cinda-Lin James Cinda-Lin James ... Female Cyborg
Paul Eckstein ... Jason
Bill Bolender Bill Bolender ... Hank
Betty Vaughan Betty Vaughan ... Harriet
Leonard O. Turner Leonard O. Turner ... Jim
Alex Wexo ... Male Cyborg #2
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Sci-fi action tale of a man who discovers that no one recognizes him... no one except his government that is; and "they" are working overtime to erase him from existance. Written by Concorde - New Horizons (with permission).

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Engineered to kill millions ... He now fights for their future.

Genres:

Action | Sci-Fi

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, a sex scene and language | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

11 July 1995 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Roger Corman Presents 'Suspect Device' See more »

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Weird, but watchable
2 December 1998 | by Wizard-8See all my reviews

It's standard stuff for the first half or so, with a plot that's a pretty blatant rip-off of THREE DAYS OF THE CONDOR. Then suddenly we get some twists in the plot that are so silly and/or jaw-dropping, you can't help but get sucked in. And it had a very memorable ending. Film suffers from typical Roger Corman cheapness (including ripping off footage from a famous made-for-tv movie), and the action scenes sometimes get pretty dumb, especially when you see wimpy C. Thomas Howell attempting to be an action hero. Verdict: if you like B-movies, and you don't mind them a little cheesy, you'll probably like this.


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