Dusty Russell shows off his talent as the greatest daredevil on the circuit. Later, he awaits the biggest challenge of his career.

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Dusty Russell ...
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Buddy Love ...
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Gene Drew ...
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Dutch Schnitzer ...
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Speed Stearns ...
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Ed Ryan ...
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Big Tim Welch ...
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Dan Carter ...
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Bruce Mackey ...
Crash Chambers
Laura Brooks ...
Jo-Ann
Bill McKnight ...
Harry
Dick Dawe ...
Southern Preacher
Eric Nord ...
Southern Sheriff
Erica Stone ...
Crash's Girl
Nancy Walton ...
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Dusty Russell shows off his talent as the greatest daredevil on the circuit. Later, he awaits the biggest challenge of his career.

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Living Wild, Living Free
Words and Music by Don Tweedy
Sung by Sam Durrance on Omni Records
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Truly, One Of A Kind!!
8 March 1999 | by (Arkadelphia, AR) – See all my reviews

Steel Arena is truly a one of a kind film. It is the only film I can recall seeing where all of the actors do their own stunts and these are truly death-defying stunts! Dusty Russell, Buddy Love, they're all great! The film is about Dusty a great stunt driver taking a job with the Circus of Death along with his friend Buddy Love. Crash (another stunt performer) gets jealous and tries to undermine Dusty in his stunts. The movie has an open-end where Dusty tries to break a world record by diving 100 feet in his car! You should try to rent it if you want to find out what happens. This movie is a masterpiece.


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