Band of the Hand
Band of the Hand (1986)

Juvenile offenders from various detention facilities are dropped off together in the midst of the Everglades. Soon a hard-nose veteran arrives to inform them that they have been placed in his custody, with plans to turn them into a… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: January 28, 2003
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Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Dave Kehr
Chicago Reader

It plays like a TV pilot filled out with a few cusswords and strokes of excess violence.

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Gil Jawetz

It's the closest any film of the era comes to predicting the mission-based Miami world of the recent video game Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.

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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television


Scott Weinberg

If you somehow remember this one with some fondness, do yourself a favor and never see it again.

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Flixster Audience Score: 62% Flixster User Reviews
Steve K
The film that made me forever think of James Remar as a bad guy. Miami Vice era cheese.