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Universal Soldier: Regeneration (2009)

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With stolen top-secret technology, terrorists have created a next-generation Universal Soldier - an elite fighter genetically altered into a programmable killing machine. With this "UniSol"... See full summary »

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NGU (as Andrei 'The Pitbull' Arlovski)
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General Topov (as Zahary Baharov)
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Yonko Dimitrov ...
Dimitri
Violeta Markovska ...
Ivana
Stanislav Pishtalov ...
P.M. Musayev
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Olga (as Mariana Stanisheva)
John Laskowski ...
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With stolen top-secret technology, terrorists have created a next-generation Universal Soldier - an elite fighter genetically altered into a programmable killing machine. With this "UniSol" (Former UFC Heavyweight Champion Andrei "The Pit Bull" Arlovski) leading the way, they seize the crippled Chernobyl nuclear reactor, threatening to unleash a lethal radioactive cloud. The only one who can stop them is Luc Deveraux (Jean-Claude Van Damme), a UniSol who's been decommissioned for years. Reactivated and retrained, Deveraux must make a full-out assault on the heavily armed fortress. But inside, he'll discover not one but two of these virtually indestructible warriors. Andrew Scott (Dolph Lundgren), Deveraux's vicious UniSol enemy from the original Universal Soldier, has been secretly reanimated and upgraded. Now, these elite fighters are locked, loaded and programmed to kill; and the fate of millions hinges on this high-action showdown. Written by Sony Pictures Home Entertainment

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Reanimated. Rearmed. The ultimate rematch. See more »


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Universal Soldier: A New Beginning  »

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$10,000,000 (estimated)
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This film marks the first time Peter Hyams has acted as cinematographer without also directing. The director, John Hyams, is his son. See more »

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(at around 27 mins) When the screen shows a heads up display of one of the old NGUs, the date of birth reads 7/16/98 which cannot be correct as NGU would be a baby at the time of the movie events. See more »

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Dr. Colin: [after Scott kills Commander Topov] Okay. Very good. That's a good boy. We have to go now. You have to finish your job. Then we'll go.
[Scott doesn't respond]
Dr. Colin: Hmm? The children.
Andrew Scott: [Staring at his reflection in a blood-stained mirror] Can I ask you a question?
Dr. Colin: [laughs coldly] No, you cannot.
Andrew Scott: You often contemplate... the complexity of life?
Dr. Colin: [laughs] Hey, it's not for you to ask questions, understand?
[Scott stands up and turns to face Colin, who looks slightly worried]
Dr. Colin: Andrew...
Andrew Scott: Yes or no?
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Above average, Way above.
1 January 2010 | by See all my reviews

This was great entertainment, Story:well scripted to avoid the many pitfalls the this kind of movie could have fallen in to. More layering and character development that you could ever expect from a film like this. Acting: no Oscars gonna be won here... but hey it's a JCVD flick and he and the rest of the cast do a good job in it. Action (fights): No Jason Bourne, or Taken, but pretty close!, you can see how much went in to choreography and rehearsal, very well done. Production: Nice cutting, great timing, superb use of location. Maybe the only weakish spot was the score, it sometimes felt out of context and/or under-produced.

Anyway: Director sure knew what he was doing here, and i liked it a lot.

Please Mr Hymas (Sr and Jr?) find a big budget, a great script and go do a Jason Bourne movie!


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