Born American

From The Grindhouse Cinema Database

Born American (1986, USA/Finland) is a War-Action film directed by Renny Harlin.


Main Details

  • Released on January 14, 1986 (Copenhagen, Denmark)
  • Color
  • Running time: 96 min
  • Production Co: Cinema Group Ventures, Larmark Productions Inc., Man & Gun Film Production, Videogramm
  • Directed by Renny Harlin
  • Cinematography by Henrik Paersch
  • Music by Richard G. Mitchell
  • Written by Renny Harlin and Markus Selin
  • Starring: Mike Norris, David Coburn, Steve Durham

Plot Summary

  • A trio of vacationing American students cross the border from Finland to the USSR during the Cold War and are soon imprisoned after a skirmish with Soviet soldiers.

Also Known As

  • Arctic Heat
  • Jäätävä Polte


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