MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 6,661 this week

Over the Line (1992)
"Out of Control" (original title)

 -  Drama
5.1
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.1/10 from 53 users  
Reviews: 2 user

Strap in and watch as the horsepower levels continue to climb and the speedometer needles fly past speed limits and approach the edge of sanity. In this chapter of the Super Speeders series... See full summary »

Writers:

(story), (screenplay), 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 45 titles
created 05 Sep 2012
 
a list of 93 titles
created 10 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Over the Line" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Over the Line (1992)

Over the Line (1992) on IMDb 5.1/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Over the Line.

Videos

1 video »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Tentacles (1977)
Horror | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.4/10 X  

Several people disappear from and at the sea. Their bodies are found gnawed to the skeleton, even the marrow is missing. The scientists have no idea which animal could do such things. Dr. ... See full summary »

Director: Ovidio G. Assonitis
Stars: John Huston, Shelley Winters, Bo Hopkins
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.3/10 X  

A woman decides to steal her mobster boyfriend's car and a whole lot of his money, then tries to hide out in a small town.

Director: Richard Trevor
Stars: Sean Young, Mark Camacho, Bob Lujan
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Juliet Mills plays a young pregnant woman in San Francisco who is going to have the devil's baby during her strange possession. Richard Johnson shows up to help her... but what does he really want?

Directors: Ovidio G. Assonitis, Robert Barrett
Stars: Juliet Mills, Richard Johnson, Gabriele Lavia
Night Trap (1993)
Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4/10 X  

A New Orleans cop tries to track down and stop a vicious and demonic killer whom has sold his soul to the devil for invulnerability and immortality.

Director: David A. Prior
Stars: Robert Davi, Michael Ironside, Lesley-Anne Down
Midnight Ride (1990)
Action | Horror | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A house wife just left her cop husband, when she picks up Justin Mckay she'll wish she never did as she's plunged into a nightmare and the grip of a psychotic killer.

Director: Bob Bralver
Stars: Michael Dudikoff, Mark Hamill, Savina Gersak
Stranger by Night (Video 1994)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

Detective Bobby Corcoran (Steven Bauer) and his partner, Detective Larson (Michael Parks), are on the hunt for a vicious serial killer in this tense police thriller. As the murderous ... See full summary »

Director: Gregory Dark
Stars: Steven Bauer, Jennifer Rubin, William Katt
The Last Hour (1991)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.2/10 X  

Jeff, a cop goes to visit his ex-wife Susan who has remarried to a guy named Lombardi. Just as Jeff enters their building some men come in and are looking for Lombardi but he's not there so... See full summary »

Director: William Sachs
Stars: Michael Paré, Shannon Tweed, Bobby Di Cicco
Bump in the Night (TV Movie 1991)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

An ex-New York reporter fights alcoholism as she and her ex- husband search for their kidnapped son.

Director: Karen Arthur
Stars: Meredith Baxter, Christopher Reeve, Wings Hauser
Dark Future (1994)
Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

In the 21st century, most of mankind has been wiped out by a plague. The few remaining people are forced to live in an underground world, serving as prostitutes and slave to cyborgs that ... See full summary »

Director: Greydon Clark
Stars: Darby Hinton, Leonard Donato, Andria Mann
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A naive young man from a small Oregon town travels to the big city--in this case San Francisco--to pursue his dream. He has to learn how to cope with the culture shock encountered in the ... See full summary »

Director: Ovidio G. Assonitis
Stars: Steve Tracy, Eddie Deezen, Isabel Sanford
Ladykillers (TV Movie 1988)
Action | Thriller | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.9/10 X  

A brutal live stage murder is committed on one of the hot male dancers at whats considered to be the hottest club in L.A., a place where the guys strip and the woman cheer.

Director: Robert Michael Lewis
Stars: Marilu Henner, Susan Blakely, Thomas Calabro
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

Upon graduation from high school eight teens take a seaplane trip, intending to celebrate on Keith's parents' private island. Stormy weather causes the plane to crash and they end up on a ... See full summary »

Director: Allan Holzman
Stars: Martin Hewitt, Betsy Russell, Claudia Udy
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
The Warden
Clyde J. Barrett ...
Ray
Della Berlanga ...
Elegant Lady
Lacey Beverly
...
Delivery Boy
Michael Cavaleri ...
Pearce
...
Spiros
...
Elaine Patterson
...
Dial
...
McBride (as Maurizio Fiorini)
Chris Hyde ...
Meyer
David Ianello ...
Hector
Don Kruizinga ...
Professor 1
Michael Leonard ...
Prof. Johnson
Roberto Messina ...
Collins
Edit

Storyline

Strap in and watch as the horsepower levels continue to climb and the speedometer needles fly past speed limits and approach the edge of sanity. In this chapter of the Super Speeders series you'll see just how far Rob, Matt and Vinny can get with 3 cars and $1500 between them. See the most outlandish challenge attempted to date when the Speeders see who can get a ticket first. Written by Anonymous

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

independent film

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Also Known As:

Over the Line  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Working Title: "Inside Out" See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

aka Over the Line
4 November 2001 | by (Sydney, Australia) – See all my reviews

Is it a coincidence that this thriller has 2 directors - Oliver Hellman and Robert Barrett - and the narrative is schizophrenic? We begin in Zalman King territory with Lesley-Anne Down a college literary professor who teaches at a prison inhabited by the gorgeous John Enos. Since both of them are beautiful specimens of humanity we take pleasure in the anticipation of their union, and the progress is teasingly slow, helped along by the Bernard Herrrmann-ish music. However things go wrong in the second half, with Down inexplicably rejecting Enos, and the romance turns into a stalking thriller. Even if we are meant to see that Down is repressing her sexual freedom (she's given the requisite scene of solo frustration), admittedly with someone who is a murderer which can sometimes bring up trust issues in a relationship, we lose all empathy with her. I mean, she has to be much crazier than Enos to not want a man who looks like him. That may sound shallow, but a hunk is a hunk. And he sensitive. He cries, he uses a little boy voice, and has an irresistible opening line to Down in "I can see your pain". Enos has baggage in the form of girlfriend rap performer Lady B Pearl who is indulged in an extended music sequence, which definitely clued me into the mistep the film makers had taken. As the woman scorned, Pearl poses like Rita Moreno in West Side Story, and delivers mind numbingly awful pseudo-uplifting rap-poetry. The prison sequences have laughably variable levels of security, with conjugal quarters the size of deluxe hotelrooms, and feature a demonstration of ant-gay bashing which is odd considering the attention the camera pays to Enos' crotch and bottom. Down represents the American fascination with British ladies like Joan Collins who have a slatternly edge, but whilst Down is a more subtle performer than Collins she also lacks Collin's authority (camp or otherwise). The title refers to Enos' description of his affair with Down as a "dance to the edge", but when Down later writes "I will prevail" in the sand, our hopes are as dashed as the imprint from the incoming tide.


7 of 9 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Need to get this movie thepitzaboy
Discuss Over the Line (1992) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?