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Speed Zone (1989)

PG | | Comedy, Action | 21 April 1989 (USA)
An illegal race that takes place over the United States and nothing will stop this bunch of racers except for the occasional cop or a damsel in distress. Jackie Chan's car is not in this ... See full summary »

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An illegal race that takes place over the United States and nothing will stop this bunch of racers except for the occasional cop or a damsel in distress. Jackie Chan's car is not in this one, but many new cars make up for that. Who will win? Who will crash? Who will not even finish? Sit down and buckle up for the ride of your life. Written by Billy Plessel <billp5@juno.com>

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21 April 1989 (USA)  »

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$1,475,494 (USA) (23 April 1989)

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$3,077,361 (USA)
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Trivia

The movie poster and VHS cover show a black Mistubishi. This car does not appear in the movie, but is in fact the car that Jackie Chans character drove in Cannonball Run II. One rumor for this has been that Jackie Chan was possibly going to reprise his role and appear in this film, or it was a marketing scheme hoping to draw in audience members giving them a false hope that Jackie was going to be in the film. See more »

Goofs

When the cop is chasing the Lamborghini on I-70, the line on the road is yellow, meaning a 2-lane highway with 2-way traffic. An interstate would have a white line, indicating 2 lanes going the same direction. See more »

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Flash: That tells you where movie stars live! Is that the best one they had?
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Flash: [looking at the house] That's Stallone's house?
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References The Postman Always Rings Twice (1981) See more »

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Dizzy Miss Lizzy
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Candy ain't dandy
11 March 2015 | by (Birkenhead United Kingdom) – See all my reviews

(26%) Yet another cannonball run sequel aired on a lousy film channel with ad breaks every two and a half minutes. So I think I'll pass on this one thank you very much. But hang on. It stars the great late John Candy? I'm in. That's how this played out for me and probably many other people who've sat through this lame time passing turkey. So without Mr Candy I won't have watched this. But besides that aspect, what else is there? Well not a lot besides Eugene Levy playing a real jerk in a very small role, some limp comedy, some exotic cars getting mistreated, a few cameos, and Donna Dixon doing her best Marilyn Monroe impression. If you like John Candy as much as I do then you might want to give this a look, but there's nothing really to see here.


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