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Megaforce (1982)

Megaforce (1982)

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Movie Info

A crack military team led by pilot Ace Hunter (Barry Bostwick) is called in to save democracy in a small nation threatened by tyranny.

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Cast

Barry Bostwick
as Cmdr. Ace Hunter
Persis Khambatta
as Major Zara
Edward Mulhare
as Byrne-White
George Furth
as Professor Eggstrum
Henry Silva
as Guerera
Anthony Penya
as Sixkiller
Bobby Bass
as Motorcyclist
Youssef Merhi
as Radio Operator
Roger Lowe
as Chauffeur
Ray Hill Jr.
as Tank Commander
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Critic Reviews for Megaforce

All Critics (12) | Top Critics (1)

There is too much opportunity to notice the weak spots in Mr. Needham's direction. In the case of Megaforce, these include silly dialogue, poor matching shots, oafish staging, and one scene filmed between two silhouettes against a magenta background.

Full Review… | June 17, 2013
New York Times
Top Critic

An elite fighting crew, Megaforce has a motto: "Deeds Not Words." No wonder; if your dialogue was as ludicrous as theirs is, you wouldn't want to stand around and talk either.

Full Review… | July 16, 2014
People Magazine

Well over $20 million was spent to create a film full of sound and fury but without an inkling of intelligence.

Full Review… | June 17, 2013
TV Guide

The film maintains an actual "plot," but views it more as a nuisance than a necessity, probably because it would detract from the scorching homoeroticism of Bostwick in his spandex unitard.

Full Review… | June 25, 2012
Mania.com

One can only speculate where the money went (up their nose?) because it certainly isn't in the shoddy miniatures, or the fantastically abysmal blue-screen work. Maybe all the money went to a wrangler for Barry Bostwick's headband?

Full Review… | September 24, 2011
Examiner.com

Wow. Just wow.

December 15, 2003
Needcoffee.com

Audience Reviews for Megaforce

Megaforce? Megafail! It's awesome to watch this movie just to see it failing at pretty much everything. It's incredible how nothing bloody works in this. But unlike some of it's peers, it's actually light and you can have some fun watching it on how bloody awful it is. It's still has a soundtrack that has some golden moments but nothing to go crazy about.

Francisco  Godinho
Francisco Godinho

Super Reviewer

Utterly stupid.

Anthony Valletta
Anthony Valletta

Super Reviewer

½

Classic cheese, like Julius Caesar's face imprinted on a block of cheddar, sure its not going to be a dignified high point in history but it's something unique to see.

Sean Scobie
Sean Scobie

Super Reviewer

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