- 1 hr 28 min
Viper is a 1994 action-thriller movie directed by David Worth and starring Lorenzo Lamas, Hank Cheyne, and Frankie Thorn. The film follows a group of cops who join together to stop a powerful drug lord who is producing and distributing a lethal new drug called "White Buffalo." The movie begins with a cocaine deal in a parking lot that turns into a shootout. Detective Jimmy Quinn (Lorenzo Lamas) and his partner Eddie (Hank Cheyne) are called to the scene, where they find that the buyers and sellers have all been killed. They also discover a mysterious drug that they've never seen before, and they know they need to figure out who is behind its distribution.
Meanwhile, a young woman named Julie (Frankie Thorn) is on the run from the drug lord himself, who has hired a team of assassins to kill her. Julie is the daughter of a chemist who created "White Buffalo," and the drug lord wants her to make more of it for him. Julie meets Eddie, who decides to help her and involves Jimmy in their plan to bring down the drug lord.
As the trio works to stop the drug lord and his production of the deadly drug, they face danger and action-packed sequences. They are constantly on the move, chased by the drug lord and his team of assassins. Additionally, Julie's father is kidnapped and held captive by the drug lord, which raises the stakes even higher.
Throughout the movie, the viewers witness a number of high-speed chases, gunfights, and explosions which add to the excitement and tension of the story. The characters have their own distinct personalities which allows each of them to bring their own ideas and skills to the table, making for a diverse group of individuals who all want to stop the drug lord.
Overall, Viper is a thrilling action-packed ride that keeps the audience on the edge of their seat until the end. The main trio of characters work well together and each brings their own unique methods and skills to fight against a common enemy. The cinematography is well done, and the action scenes are seamless and exciting. The villains are written to be appropriately menacing and ruthless, which makes them all the more fun to watch the protagonists face off against. Fans of action-thrillers will not be disappointed with this movie's blend of guns, drugs, and wild car chases.
Viper is a 1994 action movie with a runtime of 1 hour and 28 minutes. It has received mostly poor reviews from critics and viewers, who have given it an IMDb score of 4.6.