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Certain Fury (1985)

R  |   |  Action, Drama  |  1 March 1985 (USA)
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During a shooting in court young prostitute Scarlet manages to flee. In a state of confusion, the black Tracy, who was arrested for a minor delict, follows her. When she decides to leave ... See full summary »

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Scarlet
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Tracy
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Sniffer
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Lt. Speier
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Dr. Freeman
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Rodney
Rodney Gage ...
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Barker
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Streetdog
Dawnlea Tait ...
Crystal
Alana Shields ...
Laura Gibbs
Sharon Schaffer ...
Gisela
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Ignatius
Peter Anderson ...
Dealer
Catherine Mead ...
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During a shooting in court young prostitute Scarlet manages to flee. In a state of confusion, the black Tracy, who was arrested for a minor delict, follows her. When she decides to leave Scarlett, an accident makes it impossible. So they're bound together on a flight from the police and some of the meanest criminals of New York. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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Two Academy Award Winning Stars... In the one motion picture that hurtles them from innocence - to fear - to rage!

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Oh Tatum...
16 February 2003 | by See all my reviews

It's like this:

Tatum as po' white trash. The Tuff Girrl. She smokes! She swears! She needs a new agent and quality time at a tanning salon!

Enter Irene "Fame" Cara. The Good Girrl. She's from Westchester! She wears GAP clothes! She once again shows us her negative-boobage in an unintentionally hysterical near-rape scene!

This turkey trots along like a how-to tutorial in camp & cliche, and the kitchen sink has been thrown in for good measure. We have a foot chase in the sewer-tunnels, a towering inferno in a crackwhore flophouse, the classic Peter Fonda boat scene, and a finale that had me spraying cherry Capri Sun from my nostrils. Hint: It's supposed to be sad but it's really a knee-slapper.

Not quite campy enough to be cult, "Certain Fury" can surely be found in a Blockbuster close-out bin... sandwiched somewhere between "Tuff Turf" and an Olsen Twin flick.


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