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Black Eagle (1988)

R | | Action, Drama | May 1988 (USA)
CIA agent must outrace KGB agent in searching of super weapon lost in Mediterranean.

Director:

Eric Karson

Writers:

A.E. Peters (screenplay), Michael Gonzales (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Shô Kosugi ... Ken Tani
Jean-Claude Van Damme ... Andrei
Doran Clark Doran Clark ... Patricia Parker
Bruce French ... Father Joseph Bedelia
Vladimir Skomarovsky ... Col. Vladimir Klimenko
William Bassett ... Dean Rickert
Kane Kosugi ... Brian Tani
Shane Kosugi Shane Kosugi ... Denny Tani
Dorota Puzio ... Natasha
Jan Tríska ... Capt. Valery
Gene Davis ... Steve Henderson
Alfred Mallia Alfred Mallia ... Peter
Joe Quattromani Joe Quattromani ... Lino
Victor Bartolo Victor Bartolo ... Chief Insp. Borg
George Portelli George Portelli ... Captain of Gorky
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Storyline

One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircraft, an F-111 Aardvark with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too. The CIA immediately sends out their best secret agent, Ken Tami, to salvage the system before it falls into enemy hands. To ensure his loyalty, they bring his two young sons to a nearby hotel on the island. Ken Tami's tough opponent is KGB agent Andrei. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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There are no enemies. There is no glory. This fight is one on one. See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »

Parents Guide:

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Trivia

Kosugi's voice is not dubbed, as it was in "Enter the Ninja, "Revenge of the Ninja", and Ninja III: the Domination" See more »

Goofs

At the end, when they sink the soviet ship, it is obviously a scale model being blown up. Seen particularly by the size of the waves in comparison to the "ship". See more »

Connections

Referenced in Showdown (1993) See more »

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31 December 2002 | by MmeMadnessSee all my reviews

This not only was Van Damms' worst movie, it might have been one of the worst movies I've ever seen. I found myself fast-forwarding to the fight scenes and they were not even worth watching. Thank goodness I borrowed this from a neighbor so it didn't cost me anything except the time I wasted watching if.


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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

May 1988 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Black Eagle See more »

Filming Locations:

Malta See more »

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Box Office

Budget:

$3,000,000 (estimated)
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Company Credits

Production Co:

Rotecon B.V., Magus See more »
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Technical Specs

Runtime:

| (Directors Cut)

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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