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Red Scorpion (1988)

R
105 min | Action, Adventure

A Soviet Special Forces soldier is sent on a mission to infiltrate an African rebel army and assassinate its leader, but the war machine they trained starts to think for himself.
Director
Writers
Robert Abramoff (story by) | Jack Abramoff (story by) | Arne Olsen (story by) (screenplay by)
Cinematographer
Editor
Daniel Loewenthal (as Dan Loewenthal)
Casting Director
Louis DiGiaimo (as Lou Di Giaimo)
Production Designer
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Budget
$16,000,000
Opening weekend
$1,972,994
Gross (US & Canada)
$4,192,440
Gross (World)
$4,192,440
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Release date
Apr 21, 1989 (United States)

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35 cast members
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Dolph Lundgren
Lt. Nikolai Rachenko Lt. Nikolai Rachenko   See fewer
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M. Emmet Walsh
Dewey Ferguson Dewey Ferguson   See fewer
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Al White
Kallunda Kintash Kallunda Kintash   See fewer
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T.P. McKenna
General Vortek General Vortek   See fewer
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Carmen Argenziano
Col. Zayas Col. Zayas   See fewer
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Alex Colon
Mendez Mendez   See fewer
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Brion James
Sgt. Krasnov Sgt. Krasnov   See fewer
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Ruben Nthodi
Ango Sundata Ango Sundata   See fewer
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Vusi Dibakwane
Guerilla Officer (as Vuzi Dibukwana) Guerilla Officer (as Vuzi Dibukwana)   See fewer
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James Mthoba
Guerilla Officer Guerilla Officer   See fewer
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Dinky Motsemme
Guerilla Officer Guerilla Officer   See fewer
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Ernest Ndlovu
Guerilla Guard / Guerilla Guerilla Guard / Guerilla   See fewer
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Thapelo Mofokeng
Guerilla (as Thapeld Mofokeng) Guerilla (as Thapeld Mofokeng)   See fewer
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Mxolisi Hulana
Guerilla Guerilla   See fewer
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Nicky Rebelo
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Drummond Marais
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Charles Comyn
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Tullio Moneta
Occupation Soldier (as Tulio Moneta) Occupation Soldier (as Tulio Moneta)   See fewer
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Jurgen Hellberg
Occupation Sergeant Occupation Sergeant   See fewer
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Graham Clarke
Soldier Soldier   See fewer
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Irene Stephano
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Nomsa Nene
Noe Kossongo (as Nomse Nene) Noe Kossongo (as Nomse Nene)   See fewer
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Patrick Shai
African Soldier African Soldier   See fewer
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Peter Se-Puma
African Driver African Driver   See fewer
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Tu Nokwe
Hooker Hooker   See fewer
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Salathial Maake
Old Man Old Man   See fewer
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Anthony Fridjhon
General Alfonso Callaraga (as Tony Fridjohn) General Alfonso Callaraga (as Tony Fridjohn)   See fewer
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Greg Latter
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Robin Smith
Russian Officer (as Rob Smith) Russian Officer (as Rob Smith)   See fewer
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Neo Matsunyane
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Joe Mafela
African Rebel (uncredited) African Rebel (uncredited)   See fewer
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Isaac Mavimbela
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5.2 / 10 | 7,765 votes