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The Marksman (2005)

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Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent (Snipes) to stop them.

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Marcus Adams

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Travis Spangler (story), Tyler Spangler (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Wesley Snipes ... Painter
William Hope ... Johnathan Tensor
Emma Samms ... Amanda Jacks
Anthony Warren ... Capt. Naish
Peter Youngblood Hills ... Hargreaves
Ryan McCluskey Ryan McCluskey ... Rodgers
Warren Derosa ... Orin
Christiaan Haig Christiaan Haig ... Hightop
Dan Badarau Dan Badarau ... Gen. Egor Zaysan (as Dan Badaru)
Serge Soric Serge Soric ... Andrey Flintov
Gelu Nitu Gelu Nitu ... Minister Viktor Ivanov
Matt Salinger Matt Salinger ... General Parent (as Matthew Salinger)
John Guerrasio John Guerrasio ... Secretary Cummings
Ian Ashpitel Ian Ashpitel ... Major Devro
Peter Swander Peter Swander ... Sergeant Hill (as Peter Bradley Swander)
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Chechen rebels take over a Russian nuclear plant and it's up to a mysterious agent (Snipes) to stop them.

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The fate of two nations rests in his hands.


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, language and brief nudity | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 October 2005 (Argentina) See more »

Also Known As:

Nuclear Target See more »

Filming Locations:

Bucharest, Romania See more »

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Dolby Digital | SDDS

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

An entire dialog sequence was lifted directly from Fred Olen Ray's Active Stealth (1999) when the film came in under time. See more »

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Many of the dogfight sequences are from Top Gun. They have merely been color graded to look differently. See more »

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[from trailer]
Painter: Are your nerves shaking?... that means your instincts are turned on.
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Edited from Top Gun (1986) See more »

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Written and Performed by David Wurst
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Total Garbage
15 September 2005 | by uzibeatleSee all my reviews

The first 10 minutes of this movie says enough it is a cobbled up poorly directed pile of reeking crap. THe story is horribly obvious from the outset to boot. Tired and trite standard themes that have been done before and with far more style.

I must say after this viewing I can say any time one sees Wesley Snipes listing in a movie it is a fairly safe bet that the movie is not worth watching. Pity Wesley seems to be associated with people who can't make a movie worth watching.

Save your time and don't bother. I'd say it isn't even worth a rental when time comes. Waste of bandwidth.


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