# 6. Spoiler (1998)
Director Jeff Burr’s melodramatic sci-fi actioner finds Daniels portraying an innocent man who finds himself incarcerated in a futuristic prison known as “The Icebox”, where he is subjected to an array of suitably futuristic tortures. His depressingly futile attempts to escape, combined with the plethora of weak performances, make for a surprisingly dark and dreary viewing experience. Daniels seems strangely miscast as the picture’s tormented hero, and the film suffers because of it. What’s more, there aren’t very many action sequences to found, and the movie tends to drag from time-to-time. It’s inclusion on this list is highly questionable, though it brilliantly illustrates why Gary Daniels excels in productions which feature action over acting. You can’t blame the guy for trying to expand his cinematic horizons.