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Beyond the Law (1993)

R  |   |  Biography, Crime, Drama  |  22 April 1993 (Germany)
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An undercover cop joins a murderous, arms-dealing biker gang to try to put them behind bars.

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Daniel 'Dan' Saxon
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Renee Jason
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Blood
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Conroy Price
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Virgil
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Oatmeal
Lyndsay Riddell ...
Marybette Jason
Rino Thunder ...
Bogus Charlie
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Deputy Butch Prescott
James Oscar Lee ...
Highside
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Dirt
Hollie Chamberlain ...
Stephie
Richard Madsen ...
Buster
Larry Ferguson ...
Sheriff Kelly
Ted Parks ...
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Dan Saxon is an undercover cop who infiltrates a biker gang to nail the scum behind a drug-smuggling operation. In order to maintain the trust of the gang's leader, he must commit ever more dangerous and heinous crimes. Just how far 'beyond the law' will Saxon go? Written by Alfred Jingle

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Some men are meant to stand between good and evil.


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Rated R for violence, sexuality, drug use and pervasive strong language | See all certifications »

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Fixing the Shadow  »

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Trivia

The real Dan Saxon was an extra in the movie. See more »

Goofs

When Virgil is chasing Dan down the hill in the red Cadillac, in one scene from inside Dan's car looking back, the driver is on the wrong side of the Cadillac. See more »

Quotes

[first lines]
Title Card: It is easy to go down in to hell; night and day the gates of dark death stand wide; but to climb back up again, to retrace one's steps to the open air, there lies the problem, the difficult task. Virgil: The Aeneid
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Soul Survive
Written by Danny Clarke
Performed by Asphalt Ballet
Courtesy of Virgin Records America, Inc.
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User Reviews

Based on a true story
7 September 2001 | by (Fredrikstad,Norway) – See all my reviews

This movie is based on a true story about a single man who sat his life on stake to go undercover in the dangerous biker community. This touching story show a ordinary man go so deep in that he don't know what is right anymore or which side he is on.He also has to make the choice to betrayl a friend or doing what is right.

In the leading role we find Charlie Sheen as Dan Saxon,we also get to see Michael Madsen in a very cool role as the leader of the biker gang.

The fact that this movie is based on a true story just makes you connect more with the main characters.

At the end I have to say that this is a great movie that shows how far an ordinary man is willing to go.

7 out of 10.


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