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Wheels of Terror (1990)

A small town is terrorized by an unknown stranger who kidnaps and abuses little girls. When her only child is kidnapped right in front of her, the schoolbus driver begins the desperate ... See full summary »

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Luis (as Carlos Cervantes)
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Detective Drummond
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Kellogg (as Henry Max Kendrick)
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Amy Donaldson (as Sharon Thomas)
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Brad
Julie Hasel ...
Girl on Bus
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Kimberly Donaldson
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A small town is terrorized by an unknown stranger who kidnaps and abuses little girls. When her only child is kidnapped right in front of her, the schoolbus driver begins the desperate chase to catch the criminal. Written by Winnowill <an209309@anon.penet.fi>

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Evil waits. With the motor running.

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11 July 1990 (USA)  »

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Terror in Copper Valley  »

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The story was initially going to take place in Napa Valley, California. This was changed to Arizona at the last minute for budgetary reasons. See more »

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Stunt driver's hand visible on the wheel when the mysterious car is chasing the first girl through the desert. See more »

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Kimberly Donaldson: I'm practically on a Wheaties box.
Stephanie: I don't think anybody wants to look at your face while they're eating.
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References Cheaper by the Dozen (1950) See more »

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Irritating lack of resolution of threat; Ms. Cassidy misused.
15 February 2002 | by (Fountain Valley, CA) – See all my reviews

One of the few movies I saw twice because I couldn't believe how boneheaded it was the first time! One of the things that bug about movies like this is the need to be "ambiguous" without revealing too much about the nature of the threat/killer/monster...all the director managed to do was annoy me with ,"So, what the hell was it?" and not even let know just what the hell "it" was! Unless the car really was possessed. Joanna Cassidy was served better in films like "Roger Rabbit" and "The Package", and was totally wasted here. Take a hint: don't even bother watching this snoozer.


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