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Old 03-30-00, 01:20 AM
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How's the movie (I cant remember very much about it)? How about the dvd? Thanks.
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Old 03-30-00, 08:13 AM
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Which Black Rain are you referring to? There is a mainstream Ridley Scott film with Michael Douglas and harrowing Shohei Imamura film about the bombing of Hiroshima, both of which are available on DVD. I can only comment on the latter.

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Old 03-30-00, 07:33 PM
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Black Rain is with Michael Douglas and
Andy Garcia as cops that travel to Japan
in search of bad guys. It is an excellant
film in my opinion. I have not seen the
DVD and would also like a review.
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Old 03-30-00, 10:48 PM
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I rented this DVD awhile back. The movie was a pretty good 80's cop flick with Michael Douglas as a NYPD cop transfering a prisoner to Hong Kong (I think). As action films go, there is lots of action and good acting and character development. Definately worth a rental and possibly a purchase. The 5.1 audio and video (I don't remember if it was 16x9 enhanced or not) was very acceptable for a 80's release.

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Old 03-31-00, 12:20 AM
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Sorry about the confusion. I was referring to the one starring Michael Douglas. Anyone else seen the dvd? Thanks.
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