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Nov 21, 2015

1985 ‧ Thriller/Action ‧ 1h 32m

6.7/10 IMDb

70% Rotten Tomatoes

51% Metacritic

90% of Google users liked this film

Retired Special Forces soldier John Matrix (Arnold Schwarzenegger) lives with daughter Jenny (Alyssa Milano) in isolation, but his privacy is disturbed by former commander Franklin Kirby (James Olson), who warns him that his fellow soldiers are getting killed one by one.

After Kirby leaves, Jenny is kidnapped by former Latin American dictator Arius (Dan Hedaya), who wants Matrix to restore him to power. Instead, Matrix sets out to take down the rogue leader and rescue his daughter.

Initial release: October 4, 1985 (USA)
Director: Mark L. Lester
Box office: 57.5 million USD
Screenplay: Steven E. de Souza
Budget: 10 million USD

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