Sniper (1993)

In this taut jungle melodrama it is difficult to tell the hunters from the hunted. It is set within the heavy Panamanian jungles and centers upon two Marine Corps marksmen who have been assigned to assassinate a Colombian drug czar. Tom… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: June 1, 1993
DVD Release Date: March 6, 2001
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Critic Score: 42% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A solid action movie with an interesting performance by Tom Berenger as a gruff and tough loner.

Rob Vaux
Flipside Movie Emporium

All it has going for it is Tom Berenger and a whole lot of atmosphere. Luckily, that's all it needs.

Chris Hicks
Deseret News, Salt Lake City

The writing here is routine, with superficial characters and plotting that isn't particularly exciting.

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Flixster Audience Score: 56% Flixster User Reviews
Alex roy
Decent action film, Sniper is one of those low budget action films that never really stood out among the genre, but it does manage to be entertaining from start… More
Chris Weber
A macho action film that is actually pretty decent. It is entertaining, and not a total waste of time.
Wahida K
There is a tiny bit in Sniper one which has 2 versions. The Trailer on flixster shows a different version when the DC guys talk to Billy Zane s Character about… More
xGary Xx
Journeyman military thriller seriously lacking in star presence. Berenger attempts to reprise his role from Platoon, but the script has little depth.
Lenny Muggsy
I love Tom Berenger, probably served as inspiration for the sniper scenes in Saving Private Ryan or Shooter, no joke.
Stephen Skudlarek
Tom Berenger makes this film great, but Billy Zane is annoying as hell throughout it. All he does is whine and complain about stuff, which is exactly what his… More