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Death Warrant (1990)

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Release Date: Sep 14, 1990 Wide

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Canadian Mountie Louis Burke (Jean-Claude Van Damme) is assigned to a bizarre case where prison inmates are being murdered. Sent to the jail to investigate while undercover as a prisoner, Burke is hot on the trail until one of his former busts, the Sandman (Patrick Kilpatrick), is transferred to the same prison. ~ John Bush, Rovi

Feb 6, 2001

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If you like Jean-Claude's movies, this might be tolerable. If not, stay away ... stay far, far away!

May 30, 2003
Juicy Cerebellum

Van Damme should have stuck to the martial-arts flicks

September 17, 2002
Moviehole

Also known as "The One with Van Damme in Jail."

July 25, 2002 | Comment (1)
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Audience Reviews for Death Warrant

Death Warrant is another typical 80's- early 90's action flick. It's cliche to a fault. The dialog is beyond campy, the action is a bit cheesy, and the plot is fairly predictable.

Jean Claude Van Dame is one pretty cool dude. I wish he could've done more work in today's industry. He round house kicks his way through every bad guy in the prison. Very typical JCVD...

I can't recommend this... but if you like his work or enjoy martial arts/action movies, then this is entertaining enough.
October 8, 2008
DerekA101
Derek A

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this old van damme stuff is always good
January 22, 2007
sanjurosamurai
danny d

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Jean-Claude Van Damme faces his biggest challenge in a maximum security prison with great death-defying stunts and non-stop martial arts wizardry.
November 29, 2006
deano
Dean McKenna

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    1. Christian Naylor "The Sandman": You can never kill me, Burke. I'm the Sandman! Ha ha ha!
    – Submitted by Danny S (10 months ago)
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