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Running Hot (1984)

R | | Crime, Drama | February 1984 (USA)
A teenager, wrongly convicted and sentenced to death for the murder of his father, escapes from jail. He hooks up with a prostitute and they take to the road to find the real killer of his father.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Monica Carrico ...
Charlene Andrews
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Danny Hicks
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Officer Trent
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Ross
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Tom Bond
Louise Baker ...
Shane
Joe George ...
Officer Berman
Laurel Patrick ...
Angie
Sorrells Pickard ...
Ex-con in Desert
Ben Hammer ...
Danny's Father
Juliette Cummins ...
Lesley Woods ...
Charlene's Mother
Bob Carroll Jr. ...
Henry
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Judge
Geno Havens ...
Foreman (as Gino Havens)
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A teenager, wrongly convicted and sentenced to death for the murder of his father, escapes from jail. He hooks up with a prostitute and they take to the road to find the real killer of his father.

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He Had Everything To Gain ... She Had Nothing To Lose. See more »

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Crime | Drama

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February 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Makin' It  »

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$500,000 (estimated)
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The role of Officer Trent was specifically written with Stuart Margolin in mind to play him. See more »

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Danny Hicks: Rhino Butt, Hippo Thighs, Iron Ass
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River Of No Return
Performed by Half Nelson
Written by Chris Cote
Produced by Ron Fair
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Fantastic!!!
31 October 2003 | by (United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

Saw this on TV late one night during the '80s (yep, it's one of those) recorded it, and then stupidly erased it. Never seen it on the box since, unfortunately. It's the type of film that you see, and cannot possibly guess the ending.

The plot summary explains the story concisely, so I won't add to it.

Catch it somewhere sometime.


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