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Don't drink and bake!

Advantages: Arnie starts to flex his 'acting' muscles, a nice end
Disadvantages: brainless, poor script, tries to be too many things

Whether you love him, hate him, think his acting’s crap, one thing remains perfectly clear: Arnold Schwarzenegger is an action man, and let’s be honest a pretty good one at that. Throughout the eighties and nineties, Schwarzenegger has had a variety of fo ...

DarkMark 21.10.2004 · Read full review
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A prototype 'Terminator' film

Advantages: excellent action scene at the end
Disadvantages: dull and uninvolving plot, poor direction

An early Arnold Schwarzenegger vehicle, 'Raw Deal' sees Arnie play as a local town sheriff who finds himself going up against the local Mafia, but the plot and narrative are very badly handled, with the story being difficult to follow despite not being pa ...

Burning_Darkness 19.01.2010 · Read full review
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Resign or be prosecuted- any way you want it..

Advantages: Smart, I like- Smart ass, I dont
Disadvantages: Arnie doesnt get the real 'action' we all know he wants!

Schwarzenegger is Kaminsky, a lone wolf cop working undercover to find the killer of his retainers young rookie son. Arnie immerses himself in the mafia underworld and becomes Sam Wanamaker's ganglord right hand man. The bassy soundtrack is half of t ...

jissom 22.03.2005 · Read full review
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Arnie starts to act

Advantages: light entertainment, some hard action
Disadvantages: tries to be too many kinds of film

Raw Deal is a typical made for TV kind of film. A young Arnold Schwarzenegger takes on one of many roles where he plays the big strong silent type – he seems to have about ¼ of the words of the other actors. A typical role, undercover, wry lines with al ...

kit 03.09.2000 · Read full review
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Not fantastic

Advantages: Schwarzenegger with guns...duh
Disadvantages: Fairly run of the mill stuff, Arny's early work.

This is an early Shcwarzenegger action film with predictable plot. Not one of his best, but has lots to make up for it. This is most definitely Arnie doing his thing...killing the badies, throwing in the occasional quip, and coming out on top. Good ...

irishsquare 28.11.2005 · Read full review
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