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Escaped convict Sam Gillen single handedly takes on ruthless developers determined to evict Clydie - a widow with two young children. Nobody knows who Sam is.

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Sheriff Lonnie Cole
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Billy
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Franklin Hale
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Bus Driver (as Allen Graf)
Leonard Termo ...
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Robert Apisa ...
Prisoner (as Robert Aprisa)
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Prisoner (as Jophery Brown)
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Ron Howard George ...
Prisoner
Voyo Goric ...
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Storyline

Escaped convict Sam Gillen single handedly takes on ruthless developers determined to evict Clydie - a widow with two young children. Nobody knows who Sam is. Written by Rob Hartill

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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When the law can't protect the innocent, the only hero left is an outlaw.

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Action | Romance | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

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

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Release Date:

15 January 1993 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Crossing the Line  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$15,000,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$22,189,039 (USA)
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Trivia

Van Damme's motorcycle is a 1969 650cc Triumph T120 Bonneville. See more »

Goofs

When Sam is taking a shower for the first time in Clydie's house, he has a little bit of soap on him. As the sheriff draws down on him and he turns around, he has a lot more soap on him than a split second before. See more »

Quotes

Billy: [Sam listens to a tape recording of his deceased friend Billy] Hey Sam, this is me Billy. I wish I could be there to split all that money with you, but I guess if you're listening to this then it's all yours now, right?
[Billy Chuckles a bit]
Billy: Well you deserve it, man I mean... being in prison all that time because of me. Hey, I wonder which way I'm headed. Either way, up or down I guess I got a 50-50 chance of meeting Elvis, huh? Ha-ha. How do you like that suit I picked out for you? Anyhow, lay ...
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Soundtracks

WHEN MY SHIP COMES IN
Written by Clint Black and Hayden Nicholas
Performed by Clint Black
Courtesy of The RCA Records Label of BMG Music
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Surprisingly good
7 September 2003 | by (Grandin, Florida, USA) – See all my reviews

I had heard that this movie wasn't typical Van Damme, but I still expected it to be mindless action on the whole. I was shocked when it turned out to be truly well done, and not just for a Van Damme movie. The acting is great, especially Rosanna Arquette's performance, and the story is not cheesy at all--it's actually compelling. The (sparse) fight sequences don't involve any weird Van Damme midair split-kicks to the head; they're straight-ahead brawls. This is definitely Van Damme's best, focusing on story and not action, but I guess his presence makes a lot of people overlook it. My rating: 8/10.


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