Chuck Norris fans have all they could ask for with Delta Force 2. Norris and a dozen US marines fly into the South American drug capital San Carlos, destroy half the country's cocaine production, and rub out the land's untouchable drug czar, in a carthartic blaze of exploding missiles and flying fists.

Chuck Norris fans have all they could ask for with Delta Force 2. Norris and a dozen US marines fly into the South American drug capital San Carlos, destroy half the country’s cocaine production, and rub out the land’s untouchable drug czar, in a carthartic blaze of exploding missiles and flying fists.

(During the filming, five people were killed in a 15 May 1989, helicopter crash in the Philippines: pilot Jo Jo Imperial, stuntmen Geoffrey Brewer, Mike Graham and Gadi Danzig, and gaffer Don Marshall. Three others were injured.)

Production values are high with an endless stream of ammunition and extras. Lensing is pro, and score has a tropical flavor that stays pleasantly in the background.

Norris is a minimalist actor, rightly concentrating on the action. As the sadistic Coda, Billy Drago has a Medusa-like presence that produces shivers just from looking at him.

Delta Force 2 - The Colombian Connection

Production

Cannon. Director Aaron Norris; Producer Yoram Globus, Chrisopher Pearce; Screenplay Lee Reynolds; Camera Joao Fernandes; Editor Michael J. Duthie; Music Frederic Talgorn

Crew

(Color) Available on VHS, DVD. Extract of a review from 1990. Running time: 105 MIN.

With

Chuck Norris Billy Drago Bobby Chavez John R. Ryan Richard Jaeckel Mateo Gomez
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