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Detour to Terror (1980)

TV Movie  |  Not Rated  |   |  Action, Drama  |  22 February 1980 (USA)
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A homicidal dune-buggy trio terrorizes a busload of Las Vegas bound tourists with the intent to kidnap one of them.

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A homicidal dune-buggy trio terrorizes a busload of Las Vegas bound tourists with the intent to kidnap one of them.

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Desviación al terror  »

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One of the passengers buys a shirt that says "Sock it to me!" a line from Laugh-in that also starred Arte Johnson. See more »

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Obvious (white) stunt driver when the bus first rides into the desert. See more »

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Lee: You got involved with a man with a hole in his middle
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References Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (1967) See more »

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OJ when we still liked him
4 August 2005 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Oh the good old days, when OJ Simpson was the likable, earnest former football player/Hertz spokesman/terrible actor/producer----oh the good old days.

This movie, made in 1980 and executive produced by Simpson himself is simply awful, he should have stuck to football, this movie SUCKS.

The story of a busload of tourists heading to Las Vegas who get hijacked and left in the middle of the fricking desert is just too awful to describe. The acting is awful, the writing-terrible, the dialogue inane, it is just completely lame. OJ plays the bus driver, who tries to save the passengers. Eerily, Nicole Brown Simpson plays one of the passengers and it is creepy to see her on the screen with Simpson knowing what was to happen to her later.

If this is the only thing on TV playing on the TV late at night, run, don't walk away---it's that bad!!!!!


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