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The Sender (1998)

In 1965, an American fighter squadron encountered a spaceship while flying over the Bermuda Triangle. After getting into a brief dogfight with it, one of the fighters is shot down, and the ... See full summary »

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Richard Pepin
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Madsen ... Dallas Grayson
R. Lee Ermey ... Colonel Rosewater
Robert Vaughn ... Ron Fairfax
Dyan Cannon ... Gina Fairfax
Steven Williams ... Lockwood
Shelli Lether Shelli Lether ... Angel
Brian Bloom ... Jack Grayson
Josh Clark ... Barry Stoop
Erica Everage ... Lisa Grayson
Carlos Lauchu ... Lab Technican
Arminae Austen Arminae Austen ... Castille
Francis Fallon ... Nick
Rance Howard ... Max
Richard Kuhlman ... Sergeant York
Ramsey Krull ... Young Dallas
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In 1965, an American fighter squadron encountered a spaceship while flying over the Bermuda Triangle. After getting into a brief dogfight with it, one of the fighters is shot down, and the others agree to keep what they've seen a secret. Years later, the downed aircraft is recovered, and the son of the missing pilot insists on seeing it. Soon, strange ocurrences start happening around the son and his family. Could there be any connection with what his father witnessed? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Rated R for violence | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

19 February 1999 (South Africa) See more »

Also Known As:

A galaxis kapuja See more »

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PM Entertainment Group See more »
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Color
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The RV driven by Rance Howard and his "Black Ops" partner crash heading front first into the ground. Rance and partner should have been killed or seriously injured. However toward the end of the movie, Rance, totally unscathed by the accident and still wearing a Hawaiian shirt, pulls a gun on Robert Vaughn ending a gun battle at the observatory. See more »

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It's a time killer!
19 June 2002 | by fugitivefanSee all my reviews

Love Michael Madsen! Unfortunately, if you take out ALL the chase scenes and ALL the explosions, and ALL the gunfights, the movie last a good 15 minutes. You want action, you get action, you want a story or some sort of recognizable plot look elsewhere. It's a time killer on a rainy Saturday afternoon.


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