Dangerous Ground (1997)




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In this drama, a South African exile returns to his homeland to find that justice hasn't brought peace. Vusi Madlazi (Ice Cube) is a student and political activist living in San Francisco; he was born in South Africa, but his connection to anti-apartheid rebels made his family fear for his life, so he was sent to the United States, where he's been ever since. When he attends his father's funeral, Vusi visits South Africa for the first time since the fall of apartheid and Nelson Mandela's rise to … More

Rating: R
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure
Directed By: ,
Written By: Greg Latter, Darrell James Roodt
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On DVD: Nov 23, 1999
New Line Home Entertainment

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All Critics (26) | Top Critics (9)

Violent melodrama.

January 1, 2000
USA Today
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Audience Reviews for Dangerous Ground

eh, not good or bad really

danny d

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Actually very good

Barry Lappin

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Ice Cube is at the bottom of his acting game, and the characters and execution are just plain silly. Thankfully Elizabeth Hurley is her hot self to salvage any shred of reason to watch this movie.

Jeff B

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