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Thunder Point (1998)

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

Writers:

Jack Higgins (novel), Morrie Ruvinsky
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Kyle MacLachlan ... Sean Dillon
Pascale Bussières ... Jenny Baker
Chris Wiggins Chris Wiggins ... Charles Ferguson
Jean LeClerc ... (as Jean Leclerc)
Cedric Smith ... Henry Baker
David Hemblen ... Sir Francis
Steve Adams
Kenneth Welsh ... Armstrong
Michael Sarrazin ... Crawford
Deano Clavet ... Junior
Gerard Parkes ... Prime Minister
Gillian Ferrabee Gillian Ferrabee ... Angela
Michael Scherer ... Mike Goon / Bus Driver (as Mike Scherer)
Gregory Hlady ... Russian Soldier
Claude Grisé ... Maitre D'
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Storyline

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. Written by Hans Arentsen <arent@iname.com>

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One man has made the top of everyone's hit list.

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Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, some sexuality and language | See all certifications »

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Details

Country:

UK | Canada

Language:

English

Release Date:

30 May 1998 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Jack Higgins' Thunder Point See more »

Filming Locations:

Barbados See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Trivia

This film is actually a prequel to 1996's The Windsor Protocol. See more »

Connections

Follows On Dangerous Ground (1996) See more »

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what a waste
9 August 2002 | by GMTMasterSee all my reviews

The novel by Higgins is one of his best. Strange how the producers didn't see the potential in this story. Just take the novel and adapt the screenplay. But no. The producer had to buy a lousy script. The direction is beyond words - the actors had no chance. Real dull movie, no thrills whatsoever. I only hope Mr. Higgins got well paid for his film-rights. What a shame and waste of money


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