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Gale Force (2002)

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A new reality-style game show, "Treasure Hunt" has invited a cast of contestants, including a Los Angeles cop who's joined to try and make up for an earlier PR blunder, to a tropical island... See full summary »

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Jim Wynorski

Writer:

Steve Latshaw
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Treat Williams ... Sam Garrett
Susan Walters ... Susan Billings
Cliff De Young ... Stuart McMahon
Tim Thomerson ... Phillip Edwards
Marcia Strassman ... Kim Nelson
Dave Hager ... Whitney
Gretchen Palmer Gretchen Palmer ... Tina Mason
William Zabka ... Rance
Eric James Virgets Eric James Virgets ... Jeffries
Renee Ridgeley ... Julie Connors
Bruce Nozick ... Jack MacRae
Tamara Davies ... Mindi Rain
Robert Clotworthy ... Bill Cassidy
Curtis Armstrong ... Steve Chaney
Michael Dudikoff ... Jared
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Storyline

A new reality-style game show, "Treasure Hunt" has invited a cast of contestants, including a Los Angeles cop who's joined to try and make up for an earlier PR blunder, to a tropical island to hunt for a buried treasure worth ten million dollars. Unbeknownst to the contestants, the game's host has struck a deal with the soldiers hired to guard the money, and does not really have the player's best interests, or even basic safety, at heart. Adding to the situation is a killer hurricane bearing down on the island. Who will walk away with the jackpot? Who will walk away at all? Written by Jean-Marc Rocher <rocher@fiberbit.net>

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Taglines:

Don't mess with mother nature

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Action | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

15 January 2002 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Gale Force - Die 10-Millionen-Dollar-Falle See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color
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Goofs

When the helicopter is struggling to land near the end, the rain is clearly from one large hose - it is only raining on one part and is rotating. See more »

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Edited from Predator (1987) See more »

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You don't understand
13 August 2002 | by jketoneSee all my reviews

This movie is great! I've read all these reviews and they are so wrong. It's a spoof. Watch for the Acme dynamite in the first scene. I mean this isn't some great movie but you should have known that before you rented it. I loved this movie, open a beer sit back and enjoy.


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