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Raw Nerve (1999)

A cop lures his girlfriend and his former partner into the dangers of arson, robbery, and murder.

Director:

Avi Nesher

Writers:

S. Barnes (screenplay), Noah Kaplan
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Mario Van Peebles ... Detective Blair Valdez
Nicollette Sheridan ... Izabel Sauvestre
Zach Galligan ... Ethan Lang
Monica Trombetta Monica Trombetta ... Maria Bauer
Cheryl 'Salt' James Cheryl 'Salt' James ... Detective Valerie Sanchez (as Cheryl James)
Scott Getlin Scott Getlin ... Detective Richie Zola
John Griesemer John Griesemer ... H. Mackey
Cari Stahler Cari Stahler ... Officer Agnes Copland
Benard Cummings Benard Cummings ... Captain Phil Moore
Steven Randazzo Steven Randazzo ... Captain Starr
Donn Swaby ... Glasses
Maximiliano Hernández ... Cross
Benny Nieves ... Boxer
Rick Washburn ... Harlan the Turk
Chris Deoni Chris Deoni ... Dominican
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A cop lures his girlfriend and his former partner into the dangers of arson, robbery, and murder.

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Fully Exposed And Out Of Control...

Genres:

Crime | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

29 February 2000 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Nervos de Aço See more »

Filming Locations:

New Jersey, USA See more »

Company Credits

Production Co:

Spectacor Films See more »
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Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Intense modern noir!
26 February 2001 | by filmarificSee all my reviews

Noir masterpiece from a man who can do comedies and gentle character portraits while keeping the pace at Turbo overload speed... Avi Nesher is a genius director... who knew Mario Van Peebles and Nicolette Sheridan could act like this...??? Award winning performances from them, and a story that makes you feel like you have a frog in your throat for an hour and a half! A thrill of a thriller, good fun, while being dark... and SEXY!!! This is Last Tango in Paris meets The French Connection... you GOTTA check it out!


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