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Nowhere to Run (1993)

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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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

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


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

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Sam Gillen's motorcycle is a 1969 650cc Triumph T120 Bonneville. See more »

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When the prisoners try to steal the car right after they escape from the prison bus, they start a fight. One of the prisoners falls through the door, after receiving a punch. However, in the next shot, when he falls on the ground, the door is closed. See more »

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Mr. Dunston: [walks up on the porch towards Sam] Well, I'm surprised to see that you're still here.
Sam Gillen: No, you're not.
Mr. Dunston: Yes, I am.
Sam Gillen: [walks closer to Mr. Dunston] If I see you near her or the children, I'll kill you.
Mr. Dunston: [walks up closer] Look. You seem like a smart fellow. The woman isn't worth it. And I'll tell you, when push comes to shove you're not going to be dealing with some little tin-badge local sheriff guy. You're going to be dealing with me. Okay?
Sam Gillen: I look forward to it.
Mr. Dunston: Me, too.
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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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Claude & Roseanna Show Off
10 April 2006 | by See all my reviews

This is another Jean-Claude Van Damme action flick, but a definite notch above many of his other films, at least in production values. The photography and stereo sound are excellent.

Actually, this is pretty simple stuff and old storyline of a low-key good guy rescuing the girl from local meanies. Here, Van Damme defends Rosanna Arquette and her small kids.

In another respect, the movie is just another avenue for the two stars to show off their incredible bodies. Neither has ever been shy about doing that and certainly aren't in this movie. My only objection is having one of the kids make a sexual remark, which is done in here. There is no excuse for that.

Ted Levine, who has turned nice guy in the hit TV series "Monk," is an effective bad guy in here. He played a lot of villains before "Monk" came around.

Anyway, it's fairly low-brow entertainment, but at least it is entertaining and fun to watch.


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