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R| 1 hr. 47 min.

Plot Summary
Dutch (Arnold Schwarzenegger), a soldier of fortune, is hired by the U.S. government to secretly rescue a group of politicians trapped in Guatemala. But when Dutch and his team, which includes weapons expert Blain (Jesse Ventura) and CIA agent George (Carl Weathers), land in Central America, something is gravely wrong. After finding a string of dead bodies, the crew discovers they are being hunted by a brutal creature with superhuman strength and the ability to disappear into its surroundings.

Cast: Arnold Schwarzenegger , Carl Weathers , Jesse Ventura , Elpidia Carrillo , Bill Duke , Sonny Landham , Richard Chaves , R. G. Armstrong

Director: John McTiernan

Genres: Action, Science fiction, Adventure

Distributor: 20th Century Fox

Predator (1987)

Release Date: November 23rd, 2002|1 hr. 47 min.

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  • 50
    Peter Stack San Francisco Chronicle

    The movie, a rather pointless thing when you get down to it, has little of the provocative intelligence that was found in "Terminator." But at least it's self-propelling in terms of suspense and cheap thrills. [12 June 1987, Daily Datebook, p.78] show more

  • 75
    Roger Ebert Chicago Sun-Times

    Moves at a breakneck pace, it has strong and simple characterizations, it has good location photography and terrific special effects, and it supplies what it claims to supply: an effective action movie. show more

  • 75
    Jay Scott The Globe and Mail (Toronto)

    It's got thrills and chills and one of the most elegantly conceived monsters in the history of movies. show more

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