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Desert Heat (Inferno) (1998)

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Release Date: Sep 25, 1999 Limited

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A group of bullies terrorizing a small town meet their match in the Muscles From Brussels in this action drama. Eddie Lomax (Jean-Claude Van Damme) is a drifter who has been in a suicidal funk since the death of his close friend Johnny (Danny Trejo). Riding his motorcycle into a small desert town where Johnny once lived, Lomax is confronted by a gang of toughs, who beat him and steal his bike. However, Lomax is not a man to take an injustice lying down, and soon he begins exacting a violent

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Tom O'Rourke

Sep 28, 1999

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You've seen it before, so why bother seeing Jean-Claude Van Damme go through the paces in this straight-to-tape howler?

January 3, 2009 Full Review Source: TheMovieReport.com
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Oscar-winning director John Avildsen wisely removed his name in favor of a pseudonym on this forgettable direct-to-video Van Damme vehicle.

October 15, 2005
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Doused by a mediocre plot and poor plot escapes.

March 11, 2003 Full Review Source: Apollo Guide
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Audience Reviews for Desert Heat (Inferno)

This Van Damme dud almost warranted a "so bad it's good review," but then I realized it was just really, really bad. All this from the director of ROCKY no less?
January 2, 2008
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Jean-Claude Van Damme's desert action is fine as the loner willing to call it a day when he is attacked by a biker gang. He finds a new reason for living when he vows to get even.
March 29, 2007
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Dean McKenna

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AROOOOO! HAHA COME AND GET ME!! *BLAM BLAM* /dies. Trejo's best role yet.
August 23, 2006
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