Beyond the Law (1993)

R  |   |  Crime, Drama, Thriller  |  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:
Daniel 'Dan' Saxon
Renee Jason
Conroy Price
Lyndsay Riddell ...
Marybette Jason
Rino Thunder ...
Bogus Charlie
Deputy Butch Prescott
James Oscar Lee ...
Hollie Chamberlain ...
Richard Madsen ...
Larry Ferguson ...
Sheriff Kelly
Ted Parks ...


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.


Crime | Drama | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

22 April 1993 (Germany)  »

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Beyond the Law  »

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1.85 : 1
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When SID goes to the San Carlos run, producers gathered more than 20 different biker clubs to join in. See more »


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[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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User Reviews

Charlie on EDGE!!!!
19 February 2002 | by (Charlotte North By God Carolina) – See all my reviews

And before he lost it. But, this is by far the most realistic biker movie I've ever seen. Charlie plays a real life undercover cop with issues that infiltrates a top gang run very effectively by Michael Madsen, minus the obligitory hair and tatts. Charlie's descent into a self-imposed hell is a real treat for fans. Makes you wonder where all that passion went? 9/10

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