Redline (1997)

Genres - Action, Science Fiction  |   Sub-Genres - Crime Thriller, Sci-Fi Action  |   Release Date - Dec 22, 1997 (USA - Unknown)  |   Run Time - 93 min.  |   Countries - Canada, Netherlands  |   MPAA Rating - R
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A smuggler is killed by a man he thought was his friend and comes back to tell the story in this sci-fi tinged action drama. John Anderson Wade (Rutger Hauer) is a black marketeer who gets on the wrong side of Merrick (Mark Dacascos), his partner in crime. A disagreement with Merrick turns deadly, and Wade ends up murdered. However, scientists from the Russian government perform experiments on Wade's body that bring him back from the dead; Wade teams up with female kickboxer Marina (Yvonne Scio). and they set out to find Merrick and exact revenge for his brief career as a dead person. Redline has also been released under the titles Deathline and Armageddon.

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resurrection, black-market, kickboxer, partner, smuggling