Outside Chance (1978)

TV Movie  |   |  Drama, Thriller, Crime  |  2 December 1978 (USA)
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A young woman accused of murdering the jailer who raped her, escapes from jail and becomes a fugitive.


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Cast overview, first billed only:
Larry O'Brien
Beverly Hope Atkinson ...
Susan Batson ...
Babbett Bram ...
Miss Hopkins
Fredric Cook ...
Deputy Hobie
Severn Darden ...
Sheriff Dempsey
Lee Fergus ...
Bill Hill
Britt Leach ...
Charles Young ...
Kimo Owens ...
Mirror Glasses
Ira Miller ...


Dinah Hunter is a Los Angeles advertising executive who stumbles into a waking nightmare during a road trip from L.A. to New York when she's terrorized on the road by two hitchhickers who steal her car. Then, she ends up in smalltown jail by a corrupt sheriff who hates outsiders. When her jailer tries to rape her in the holding cell, she kills him, escapes and becomes a fugitive in which she ends up back on the road with one of her hitchihker tormenters who could prove her innocence. Written by Anonymous

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Defiled by men...betrayed by justice. Dinah Hunter went through hell of both...in the hands of the law - and came out fighting. See more »


Drama | Thriller | Crime





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2 December 1978 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Jackson County Jail  »

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Remake of Jackson County Jail (1976) See more »

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