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The Dogfighters

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The Dogfighters

type:
Movie
Current Status:
In Season
mpaa:
R
performer:
Alexander Godunov, Robert Davi
genre:
Mystery and Thriller

We gave it a C-

No, this silly straight-to-tape thriller isn’t about pilots. Well, actually, The Dogfighters is about one: a disgruntled Gulf War ace (Robert Davi) who’s drafted by the CIA to infiltrate a foreign renegade’s nuclear weapons plant. You may be wondering if a fighter pilot is the right man for this 007-type mission — especially since he’s played by the Bond villain from Licence to Kill. But Davi can punch and shoot as well as the next video hero — it’s easy when your opponents fall over like so many sitting ducks. C-

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