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The Ambulance (1990)

Josh Baker meets a very special woman, Cheryl, in the streets of New York. Suddenly she collapses, and she's picked up by an ambulance. When Josh wants to visit her in the hospital, it ... See full summary »

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Lt. Spencer
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Officer Sandra Malloy
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Elias Zacharai
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Cheryl
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The Doctor
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McClosky
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Detective 'Jughead' Ryan
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Street Gang Leader
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Patty
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Hugo (as Nicholas Chinlund)
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Ambulance Driver
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Josh Baker meets a very special woman, Cheryl, in the streets of New York. Suddenly she collapses, and she's picked up by an ambulance. When Josh wants to visit her in the hospital, it appears that she hasn't been admitted in the hospital. Josh follows the roommate of Cheryl, and she disappears after a ride in the same ambulance. It's up to Josh to solve the secret behind this strange vehicle. Written by Tony Kessen <rhkessen@cs.vu.nl>

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You'll be in perfect health before you die.


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The ambulance used is a 1973 Cadillac commercial chassis with coach work by Miller Meteor. It is a Lifeliner model with 54 inches of rear headroom. The actual movie car is now owned by a collector in California. See more »

Quotes

Elias Zacharai: How many patients have you killed today, Nurse Feinstein?
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Connections

Referenced in Masters of Horror: Pick Me Up (2006) See more »

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Written by Gary McLaughlin & Gavin Christopher
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Produced by Gary McLaughlin
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Great fun!
3 November 2001 | by (Not the Hospital) – See all my reviews

Saw it last night, this film has it all! From the interesting start, which grabs our attention, to the eerie score of the music, to a fascinating insight into the world of comics, romance, suspense, intrigue and humour! Eric Roberts like always gives an outstanding performance as the poor guy who is caught up in this world of danger. Great fun, and such twists! Just when you think the movie is going one way, it takes a completely different direction! I loved it, and reccomend it to anyone who loves a good thriller!


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