Red Scorpion is a 1988 action film starring Dolph Lundgren as Lt. Nikolai Rachenko, a Soviet special forces operative sent to an African country to assassinate a rebel leader. However, after being betrayed by his own government, Nikolai joins the rebels in their fight against the oppressive regime. The film showcases Lundgren's physical prowess and the complexities of Cold War-era allegiances. Republican lobbyist Jack Abramoff produced the film.
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