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Judgment Night (1993)

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Four friends on their way to a boxing match get caught in heavy traffic, so they take a shortcut in order to get there faster, unfortunately it leads to them witnessing a murder which leaves them running for their lives.

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Storyline

Four pals are on their way to a boxing match, but get stuck in heavy traffic. To get to the boxing match in time they take the first exit they find to find another way to the venue. As they are driving around lost in gang-land they get stuck and witness a brutal murder. The killer wants no witnesses and tries to kill them too. The four pals get away the first time, but the killer is soon back on their tail again while they are trying to find help in the middle of nowhere. Written by Anonymous

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There comes a time when you've got to take a stand. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence and brutality, and for language | See all certifications »

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15 October 1993 (USA)  »

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La noche del juicio  »

Box Office

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$12,136,938 (USA)
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Trivia

According to Variety, Emilio Estevez was far down the list of actors in consideration for the role of Frank Wyatt. The trade paper story explained that the studio's desperation to quickly cast the lead role also led to Estevez taking a much higher-than-expected payday. Actors who passed included Tom Cruise and Christian Slater. See more »

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The satellite on top of the RV disappears once the TV has been turned off. See more »

Quotes

Ray Cochran: Un-fucking-believable!
John Wyatt: Ray, calm down.
Ray Cochran: Calm down? This stuff's gonna cost me a fortune! I'm now the proud owner of this piece of shit!
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Connections

References I Love Lucy (1951) See more »

Soundtracks

Just Another Victim
Written by Page Hamilton (as Page Nye Hamilton), Henry Bogdan (as Henry G. Bogdan),
John Stanier (as John D. Stanier Jr.), Erik Schrody (as Eric Shrody) and Leor Dimant
Performed by Helmet and House of Pain
Helmet Appears Courtesy of Interscope Records
House of Pain Appears Courtesy of Soul Assassins/Tommy Boy Records
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Derivative, but still enjoyable action yarn
30 June 1999 | by (Houston, TX) – See all my reviews

This film is awesome, and Emilio Estevez and Dennis Leary excel as the two lead roles in the film, but one can not help but notice how many times this movie has been done before. However, this is a much better entry in the "running and hiding to save your life" subgenre of thrillers. Basically, if you liked "Run", "The Warriors", or "The Running Man" you'll probably enjoy this one too.


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