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Slipstream (1989)

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In the near future, where Earth has been devastated by man's pollution and giant winds rule the planet, bounty hunter Matt kidnaps a murderer out of the hands of two police officers, ... See full summary »

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Kitty Aldridge ...
Belitski
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Matt Owens
Susan Leong ...
Abigail
Alkis Kritikos ...
Cook 'Petrois'
Tony Alleff ...
Bartender
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1st man at table
George Camiller ...
2nd man at table
Diana Defries ...
Woman Construction Worker
Gay Baynes ...
Rosie
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Montclaire
Paul Reynolds ...
Travis
Eris Akman ...
Blind Boy's Father
Eleanor David ...
Ariel
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Storyline

In the near future, where Earth has been devastated by man's pollution and giant winds rule the planet, bounty hunter Matt kidnaps a murderer out of the hands of two police officers, planning to get the bounty himself. These in turn try to hunt the two men down. Written by Homme A. Piest <piest@pobox.leidenuniv.nl>

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The world we know has been changed. Not by man, but by nature itself. See more »

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Adventure | Sci-Fi

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PG-13 | See all certifications »
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2 June 1989 (Ireland)  »

Also Known As:

A Fúria do Vento  »

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1.85 : 1
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Also known as the film that put producer Gary Kurtz in bankruptcy due to it's failure and lack of distribution in the U.S. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Will Tasker: It's over! It's finished! End of chase!
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Soundtracks

The Continental
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Music by Con Conrad
lyrics by Herb Magidson
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See it just for Bob Peck
27 January 2000 | by (Seattle, Washington) – See all my reviews

I've liked this movie for years, and it is actually quite muddled and strange, it is difficult to understand, the performances are sometimes strained and overdone; and still it is charming. A lot of original ideas, some quiet, delicate, odd moments, and Bob Peck's performance make it really lovely in a certain way. Don't miss it if you enjoy movies that are outside the Hollywood box. It has a thing that is more than the sum of its' awkward parts.


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