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Freeway (1988)

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A deeply-disturbed priest goes on a murderous night-time rampage across America's highways.

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Dr. David Lazarus
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Morrie
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Julianne Dallara ...
Roseanna Rivera
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Nurse Mary
Deem Bristow ...
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Toby Anderson ...
Bud Clay
Kimberly Hall ...
Thelma Clay
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Storyline

A crazed driver...with a deeply troubled past goes on a nightly shooting spree across the highways of America...preying on motorists as part of a fanatical religious crusade. Can anyone end his carnage-filled rampage? Or even find out why he's carrying out these acts of atrocities? Written by suspicous

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25 November 1988 (Portugal)  »

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$142,671 (USA)
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The last book of the Christian Bible is the Apocalypse or Revelation. But everyone in the movie, including priests and the scholarly talk-show host, pluralizes it to "Revelations". See more »

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Edward Anthony Heller: [taking aim at someone with his gun] I am the end
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B-movie badness at its best!
16 October 2003 | by (home) – See all my reviews

I love Freeway! What a four-eyed, club-footed, red-headed stepchild of a movie! James Russo wants to be Mickey Rourke *sooooo* bad--and what issue of Penthouse did Darlanne Fluegel escape from? This is one of those enjoyably bad movies that you might refer to as a guilty pleasure. Richard Belzer is good as the disc jockey who receives phone calls from the psycho killer. And as the psycho killer... well, no one makes a more entertaining psycho than Billy Drago. The most chilling scene in the movie is the one where Darlanne and James find the picture of ol' Billy dressed as a priest. Best watched late at night with a small gathering of smart-alec pals, MST3K-style.


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