Night Trap

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"He's Found the Perfect Playground..."
  • R
  • 1993
  • 1 hr 35 min
  • 4.1  (416)

Night Trap is a gripping and tense thriller from 1993 that follows a team of special agents tasked with intercepting a dangerous terrorist group plotting to bomb the city of Los Angeles. Starring Robert Davi, Michael Ironside, and Lesley-Anne Down, the movie builds tension from the start and keeps viewers on the edge of their seats until the very end.

The story begins with a group of terrorists hijacking a train carrying a rare explosive material that could potentially wipe out half of the city. The group includes a mastermind known only as 'The Doctor', an ex-member of the French Foreign Legion with a vendetta against the United States. The FBI becomes aware of the plot and assembles a special team of agents to intercept the terrorists and thwart their plan, codenamed Night Trap.

Led by Commander Warren Stanton (Robert Davi), the team includes technical expert, Mike Turner (Michael Ironside) and his partner Jack Parker (Steve Larson), as well as a psychologist, Dr. Julie Martell (Lesley-Anne Down), who has expertise in profiling terrorists. The team must work quickly and efficiently to foil the terrorist plot before the explosives are detonated.

Night Trap is a pulse-pounding thriller that delivers edge-of-your-seat action throughout. The terrorists are cunning and ruthless, and the stakes are high as the team races against the clock to stop them. The movie includes several high-octane action scenes, including a thrilling shoot-out on the train and a suspenseful chase sequence through the streets of Los Angeles.

What sets Night Trap apart from other action thrillers of its time is the emphasis on character development. Davi delivers a standout performance as Commander Stanton, a no-nonsense leader who is willing to do whatever it takes to stop the terrorists. Ironside is equally impressive as the tech-savvy Mike Turner, who has a personal vendetta against 'The Doctor'. Lesley-Anne Down also shines as the team's psychologist, who is tasked with profiling the terrorists and providing insight into their motivations.

Night Trap is a well-crafted thriller that keeps viewers on the edge of their seats from start to finish. It boasts a strong cast, exciting action scenes, and a gripping storyline that keeps the audience guessing until the very end. While it may not be a cinematic masterpiece like some of the classic 90s action movies, it certainly holds its own as an entertaining and suspenseful thriller that is well worth a watch.

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    1 hr 35 min
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    4.1  (416)