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The Hard Corps (2006)

An Army veteran assembles a team of bodyguards to protect a former boxer. Complications arise when the boxer suspects his sister may be romantically involved with the bodyguard.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Philippe Sauvage
... Wayne Barclay (as Raz Adoti)
... Tamara Barclay
... Mullins
... Detective Teague
... Terrell Singletery
... Cujo
... Casey Bledsoe
... Simcoe (as Ronald Selmour)
... Kim
... High Dog
... Clarence Bowden (as Julian D. Christopher)
... Jessie Otero
... Lydia
... Leonard (as Doron Bell Jr.)
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Storyline

Jean-Claude will be playing a Combat Vet who's just spent the last 3 years fighting in Afghanistan and Iraq, who is hired to be a bodyguard to a former World Heavyweight Boxing champ to protect him and his family against a Rap Music Mogul. He sets up a team called "The Hard Corps", complications arise when the boxer suspects that his sister may be in love with the bodyguard. Written by Brunnen Matt

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Justice just hit the streets.

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Action | Thriller

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Rated R for violence and language | See all certifications »

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21 November 2006 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Apeili apo to parelthon  »

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$12,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Darren Shahlavi was hired to double Jean-Claude Van Damme, but left to work on the film 300 (2006). See more »

Goofs

When Terrell reaches into the desk drawer where the two .45 handguns lay and pulls one out and racks the slide to load a round, the camera stays on the gun and the clip is empty as no round gets loaded. See more »

Quotes

Tamara Barclay: Welcome to Wanye's world
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Referenced in The Hard Corps: Call to Action (2006) See more »

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A step above generic and a LOT better than Second In Command
25 August 2006 | by See all my reviews

The plot is simple, a soldier returning from Afhganistan becomes a body guard for a well known boxer who is loved by the community he restored, and hated by the man he put behind bars.

It begins typically with plot development and whatnot but where other straight to video movies fail this one succeeds, if you give the movie a chance you will feel the difference between this and anything else that has been released recently. The plot has more to it, the action pieces deliver what is expected but it is entertaining none the less and the humor and rap beats thrown in add what is needed to make this movie more entertaining than what i was expecting. treat yourself and get a hold of this for lazy nights where you just want to kick back and see Jean Claude do his best.


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