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Predator (1987) Trailer RE - CUT

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Predator is a 1987 American science fiction action film directed by John McTiernan, starring Arnold Schwarzenegger as Major Alan "Dutch" Schaefer, a former Green Beret. Carl Weathers as George Dillon, a former teammate of Dutch and current CIA agent, sent along with Dutch's team Elpidia Carrillo as Anna, a guerrilla, captured by Dutch's troops following a battle with the rebels Richard Chaves as Jorge "Poncho" Ramirez, a Chicano fluent in Spanish who translates initially for Anna Bill Duke as Mac Eliot, a close friend of Blain's who served with him in Vietnam Jesse Ventura as Blain Cooper, who fought alongside Mac in the Vietnam War Sonny Landham as Billy Sole, a Native American tracker Shane Black as Rick Hawkins, the team's radio operator and technical expert R. G. Armstrong as Major General Homer Phillips, the coordinator of the mission, who assigns the team based upon their reputation Kevin Peter Hall as The Predator, a member of a warrior race which hunts aggressive members of other species for sport. It uses active camouflage, a plasma weapon and can see the infrared spectrum. He reprised the role in Predator 2. Hall also plays the end scene helicopter pilot. Peter Cullen did the vocal effects Sven-Ole Thorsen has an uncredited cameo as a Russian military advisor It was distributed by 20th Century Fox. The story follows an elite special forces team, led by 'Dutch' (Arnold Schwarzenegger), on a mission to rescue hostages from guerrilla territory in Central America. Unbeknownst to the group, they are being hunted by a technologically advanced form of extraterrestrial life, the Predator. Predator was scripted by Jim and John Thomas in 1985, under the working title of Hunter. Filming began in April 1986 and creature effects were devised by Stan Winston.