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Executive Decision (1996)

Executive Decision (1996)
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6.4 IMDB rating
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Kurt Russell Kurt Russell
David Grant
Steven Seagal Steven Seagal
Lt. Colonel Austin Travis
Oliver Platt Oliver Platt
Cahill
Joe Morton Joe Morton
Cappy
David Suchet David Suchet
Nagi Hassan
BD Wong BD Wong
Louie


Written by
Jim Thomas Jim Thomas
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John Thomas John Thomas
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Typical Decision

12 years, 11 months ago at Nov 11 9:10
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Steven Seagal is not the star nor hero in this nailbiter? I can't believe his ego allowed it. Very entertaining but the storyline is typical action suspense.

My Kind of Movie!

12 years, 1 month ago at Sep 1 18:12
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This is your "typical" action movie, and it is old school as well. Back in the day when suspense and terrorists were the order of the day. Less politics more action I say. I could watch this movie 1000 times and never get tired of it. I LOVE IT!

A good movie

7 years, 8 months ago at Feb 3 10:55
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This is easily one of the most surprising and underrated action movies I have ever seen. I mean, it was surprising in the sense that I didn't expect much from it but it ended up being really entertaining. The first masterstroke was to give Steven Seagal a supporting part (after 7 starring roles in a row, it was actually his very first supporting part) and, of course, [spoiler] to kill him within t... read more
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Release date: 15 March 1996
UPC: 085391421122
Tags: Action (11), Thriller (6), 1996 (5), 1990s (5), Suspense (3), Adventure (3), Terrorism (3), Plane (2), Hollywood (2), Action Hero (2), Terrorist (2), Sort (1), 1990's (1), Debut (1), SnP (1), Airplane (1), Krishna (1), (1), HQ (1), 90s Action (1)
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