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Maximum Conviction (2012)

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When former black ops operative Cross (Seagal) and his partner Manning (Austin) are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners.... See full summary »

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Keoni Waxman

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Richard Beattie
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Steven Seagal ... Cross
Steve Austin ... Manning
Michael Paré ... Chris Blake (as Michael Pare)
Ian Robison Ian Robison ... Warden Samuels
Aliyah O'Brien ... Charlotte
Steph Song ... Samantha
Michael Adamthwaite ... Collins
Bren Foster ... Bradley
Toby Levins ... Davies
Dean Redman ... Jones
Richard Stroh ... Terrence
Teach Grant ... Max
Cindy Maines Cindy Maines ... Esmerelda
Zak Santiago ... MP Fields
Richard Jollymore Richard Jollymore ... Kaidonov
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Storyline

When former black ops operative Cross (Seagal) and his partner Manning (Austin) are assigned to decommission an old prison, they must oversee the arrival of two mysterious female prisoners. Before long, an elite force of mercenaries assault the prison in search of the new arrivals. As the true identities of the women are revealed, Cross realizes he's caught in the middle of something far bigger than he had imagined. Written by voltage

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Rated R for violence and language throughout | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 2013 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Operações Especiais See more »

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Budget:

$10,000,000 (estimated)
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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Dolby Digital

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.78 : 1
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Trivia

In the beginning of the movie, a garbage-truck can be seen entering the prison. On the back it says "Troy - Disposal services". The logo next to this is the head of a horse. This is a reference to the ancient Greek myth of the battle of Troy in which a big wooden horse plays a vital role. The lettering on the truck foreshadows events that await in the movie. See more »

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The prison guard tower disappears when the bus drives in. See more »

Quotes

Manning: [after impaling henchman on exercise bench] No pain, no gain.
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Performed by Billy Jones
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a bull in a china store
1 January 2013 | by sballish85See all my reviews

In general, this movie is not so good. But I can't say it's bad. I think that Steven Seagal has the same character in all his movies. In this movie he was like a bull in a china store destroying everything around him like a bulldozer.

As usual Seagal's movies are full of bone breaking and blood. But fight scenes are so exaggerated. We can notice that Seagal hasn't been hit all through this movie. And I think that the plot is somehow silly. On the other hand the director was good and some shots are so excellent. In conclusion, I didn't regret watching this movie, but Seagal can be better.


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