MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 19,749 this week

Desperate Journey: The Allison Wilcox Story (1993)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama  -  5 December 1993 (USA)
6.0
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 6.0/10 from 42 users  
Reviews: 1 user

Add a Plot

Director:

0Check in
0Share...

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb at Comic-Con 2014

Follow our coverage of Comic-Con 2014, direct from San Diego July 23-27 in our Comic-Con section.


User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 111 titles
created 02 Mar 2013
 

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Desperate Journey: The Allison Wilcox Story (TV Movie 1993)

Desperate Journey: The Allison Wilcox Story (TV Movie 1993) on IMDb 6/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Desperate Journey: The Allison Wilcox Story.
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Allison Wilcox
...
Eddie
...
Marc
Cotter Smith ...
Steve
...
Lt. Cmdr. Jack Harkin
Justin Monjo ...
Bill Darden
...
Chief Walpole
...
Chief Mike Spivey
Phillip Hinton ...
Dr. Clayton
John Arnold ...
Dr. Roth
Lorna Holloway ...
Nurse
Alan David Lee ...
E.R. Doctor
Adam Couper ...
Gentleman
Peter Lams ...
Navy Medic
Lucy Killick ...
Coast Guardswoman
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

5 December 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

A hurrikán csapdájában  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Three Bores In A Boat
2 November 2003 | by (Isle Of Bute , Scotland) – See all my reviews

It`s difficult to review DESPERATE JOURNEY because I watched it immediatly after watching THREADS , the BBC nuclear holocaust docu-drama from 1984 where the whole of humanity go up in smoke through no fault of their own so I`ve got a bit of a problem empathising with 3 jerks who decide to go on a yachting trip in the middle of a hurricane . My feelings of contempt weren`t helped by the fact that were so ill prepared for sailing into a hurricane . Mind you obviously the gods were against them since the fresh water supply got contaminated by salt water , let`s see , they keep their emergency fresh water in plastic jerry cans with screw on caps and it gets contaminated by the sea , so it`s obviously an act of god , or more likely plain old fashioned artistic licence , and if dramatic licence is involved couldn`t the scriptwriter have made the characters vaugely likable ? Just by having one of the characters a pregnant woman and another a Chuck Norris lookalike doesn`t guarantee an audience will want them to survive , especially if they`re as boorish , whining and let`s not forget they like to go sailing on the high seas in the middle of a hurricane so they`re not exactly in line for the Albert Einstein award for intellect are they ?


4 of 10 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
My doctor boramaster

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?