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The Junkman (1982)

 -  Action | Comedy | Crime  -  28 August 1982 (USA)
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Junkman and movie-maker Harlan Hollis struggles to stay alive when a jealous partner in his company hires goons to kill him. Full of amazing car chases, fantastic crashes, and edge-of-your-seat action.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
H.B. Halicki ...
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Susan Shaw ...
Lang Jeffries ...
Arthur Wheeler
Bruce Cameron ...
Jack Vacek ...
Dan Grimaldi ...
Kelly Busia ...
Richard L. Muse ...
Richard Harris Hill
Freddy Cannon ...
Himself
Sharon McCreedy ...
Richard's secretary
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Festival News Reporter
Dennis Stouffer ...
Dennis (security man)
Judi Gibbs ...
Christine
Brian LaBonge ...
Brian
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Junkman and movie-maker Harlan Hollis struggles to stay alive when a jealous partner in his company hires goons to kill him. Full of amazing car chases, fantastic crashes, and edge-of-your-seat action.

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28 August 1982 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Gone in 60 Seconds II  »

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The news reporter speaking during the bulletin of Harlan's death calls herself Morgan Lofting - this is the name of the actress who plays the second female police dispatcher during the film's main chase, and who indeed also provides the voiceover for the bulletin. See more »

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Susan explains to Harlan that they found his photo in the wreckage of one of the planes sent to kill him, but as the shot switches her mouth is closed. See more »

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Larry Bergleman: [crouched under Susan's newsdesk] Yesterday, you told me you had a dynamite story. Little did I realize that Richard Hill and Michael fox would nearly be blown to bits. Now you know something about this, don't you?
Susan Clark: Larry, I'd check my sources, but you'd never believe me.
Larry Bergleman: Yeah, okay. And I don't believe I'm doing this either.
Susan Clark: Doing what?
Larry Bergleman: Giving you this file from research. It's on recreational planes. You're on your own from here.
Susan Clark: How can I ever thank you?
Larry Bergleman: [lams the file onto the desk] Just don't ...
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Why nobody vote for this movie. It's GREAT
9 March 2005 | by (Bulgaria) – See all my reviews

yeah, thats true "The Junkman" is wonderful. This is one of the best movies with... what i talking about, it is the best movie with CARS.So men, boys also you ladies Watches this film it's horrible good!!! No really i'm not kidding, if you see it you'll never forget it. I promise. What only 67 votes SHAME OF YOU!!! And it's much better than the Dominic Sena's "Gone in sixty seconds"(2000) with Nicolas Cage. I think it's also better than the first part "Gone in 60 seconds"(1974). It's the best role of H.B. Halicki. Like you see now i'm big fan on this film, but my all family and friends love it. So what is conclusion? You must see it with you own to understand.


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