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Jericho "Action" Jackson is a Detroit police sergeant who was demoted from lieutenant for almost tearing the arm off of sexually violent sociopath Sean Dellaplane, whose father is Peter Dellaplane, a major car manufacturer. But Dellaplane himself is viole… View More
Genres Crime, Action, Suspense
Director Craig R. Baxley
Starring Carl Weathers, Craig T. Nelson, Sharon Stone, Thomas F. Wilson View More
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Movie Summary

Jericho "Action" Jackson is a Detroit police sergeant who was demoted from lieutenant for almost tearing the arm off of sexually violent sociopath Sean Dellaplane, whose father is Peter Dellaplane, a major car manufacturer. But Dellaplane himself is violent as well. Jackson suspects Dellaplane of masterminding a murder spree against local officials from the auto workers' union. Dellaplane's mission is to gain a political power base and choose the next president of the United States.
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Movie Details

Genres Crime, Action, Suspense
Director Craig R. Baxley
Starring Carl Weathers, Craig T. Nelson, Sharon Stone, Thomas F. Wilson, Bill Duke, Robert Davi, Jack Thibeau, Nicholas Worth
Studio Name Warner Bros.
Release Date 1988
VUDU Release Date 10/17/2007
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Running Time 95 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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