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Trapped (1973)

TV Movie  |  PG  |   |  Action, Drama  |  14 November 1973 (USA)
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A man is accidently locked in a department store overnight and finds himself held at bay by six vicious Doberman guard dogs.

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Chuck Brenner
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Elaine Moore
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Sergeant Connaught
Ivy Jones ...
Connie Havemeyer
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The Bartender
Tammy Harrington ...
Carrie
Marco López ...
Steward (as Marco Lopez)
Erica Hagen ...
Stewardess
Mary Margaret Robinson ...
Waitress (as Mary Robinson)
Elliott Lindsey ...
Mr. Higgins
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Shortly before closing time, Chuck Brenner is knocked down and robbed in a shopping mall. The security guards overlook the unconscious man and unleash the attack dogs for the night. Chuck is trapped and has to fight for his life. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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An innocent shopping trip becomes a fight for survival. See more »

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Haunting Movie of the Week
17 January 2011 | by (Gainesville, FL) – See all my reviews

This review is murky because the last time I saw it was when it aired in the 70's. James Brolin in a department store facing man-eating security dogs. The movie scared me more than if the store had mannequins that came to life. I will not give away the ending or key parts. There are plenty of suspenseful moments. Remember this was in the days predating cellphones and electronic security systems. Brolin's character was s.o.l. The things Brolin does to ward off the dogs rivals that of MacGuyver. ABC needs to package this and other movies-of-the-week as a DVD compilation. As an adult, I'm still afraid of scary dogs.


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