Viper (1994– )

TV Series  -   -  Drama | Sci-Fi
5.9
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.9/10 from 410 users  
Reviews: 8 user

In the near future, an organized crime group known as the "Outfit" has become a major force in America. Engineer Julian Wilkes develops a high-tech crime-fighting vehicle called the Viper, ... See full summary »

0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 14 titles
created 18 Aug 2011
 
a list of 577 titles
created 15 May 2012
 
a list of 35 titles
created 12 Mar 2013
 
a list of 99 titles
created 13 May 2013
 
a list of 27 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Viper" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Viper (1994– )

Viper (1994– ) on IMDb 5.9/10

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

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Viper.

Episodes

Seasons


Years



1  
1994  
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

The Sentinel (1996–1999)
Action | Adventure | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

After spending years in the Peruvian jungle during his tour in Army Special Forces, Cascade PD Detective James Ellison developed hyperactive senses, which came back to him five years after ... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Burgi, Garett Maggart, Bruce A. Young
Team Knight Rider (1997–1998)
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

Years after the adventures of Michael Knight and KITT, a new team of artificially intelligent super vehicles and drivers continues the fight against evil.

Stars: Brixton Karnes, Christine Steel, Duane Davis
M.A.N.T.I.S. (TV Series 1994)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

A paralyzed African-American scientist builds a powerful exo-skeleton in order to walk again, and uses his new abilities to fight crime.

Stars: Carl Lumbly, Roger Rees, Chris Gartin
Vipers (TV Movie 2008)
Horror | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.3/10 X  

A set of vipers has been taken by the scientists, when the vipers escape into the woods, they do more than just bite.

Director: Bill Corcoran
Stars: Tara Reid, Jonathan Scarfe, Corbin Bernsen
Knight Rider (1982–1986)
Action | Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.9/10 X  

A lone crimefighter battles the forces of evil with the help of an indestructible and artificially intelligent supercar.

Stars: David Hasselhoff, Edward Mulhare, Richard Basehart
Bad Blood (1994)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A trucker (Lamas) has to come home to help fight mobsters after his brother who embezzled $5,000,000 from them.

Director: Tibor Takács
Stars: Lorenzo Lamas, Frankie Thorn, Hank Cheyne
Airwolf (TV Movie 1984)
Action | Adventure | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

A scientist who has created a super helicopter has defected to Libya and taken the machine with him. A secretive government agency hires an ex-Vietnam War pilot to go to Libya, steal the chopper and bring it back.

Director: Donald P. Bellisario
Stars: Jan-Michael Vincent, Ernest Borgnine, Alex Cord
Viper (1996–1999)
Crime | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A revival of the 1993-1994 series about a crime fighter in a morphing Dodge Viper which converts to a super equipped vehicle known as the Defender used to turn the odds around against a ... See full summary »

Stars: Joe Nipote, Heather Medway, Jeff Kaake
Documentary | Short | Action
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.6/10 X  

The cast and crew talks about the rebirth of Knight Rider, and how it was not a remake, but a sequel, and gives some information on the new KITT.

Stars: Dave Andron, David Bartis, Harald Belker
Knight Rider 2010 (TV Movie 1994)
Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3/10 X  

Loosely based on the popular television series of the 80's, this movie brings the story into an apocalyptic time and a new "KITT".

Director: Sam Pillsbury
Stars: Richard Joseph Paul, Hudson Leick, Michael Beach
The Highwayman (TV Series 1987)
Action | Sci-Fi
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.8/10 X  

Series starring a big high-tech 18-wheeler. The driver, the title's 'Highwayman' was one of a team of federal marshals empowered to right wrongs "where ordinary laws do not reach" - and to ... See full summary »

Stars: Sam J. Jones, Jane Badler, Suzanne Casey
Cobra (1993–1994)
Action | Adventure
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

When the traditional judicial system fails, there is an alternative: a special government agency that focuses on the victims.

Stars: Michael Dudikoff, Allison Hossack, James Tolkan
Edit

Cast

Complete series cast summary:
...
 Joe Astor / ... (12 episodes, 1994)
Joe Nipote ...
 Franklin 'Frankie' X. Waters (12 episodes, 1994)
...
 Julian Wilkes (11 episodes, 1994)
...
 Mara Wilkes (6 episodes, 1994)
Lee Chamberlin ...
 Commander Delia Thorne (5 episodes, 1994)
Edit

Storyline

In the near future, an organized crime group known as the "Outfit" has become a major force in America. Engineer Julian Wilkes develops a high-tech crime-fighting vehicle called the Viper, which is intended to be a "flagship" in a new crackdown on crime. The Viper needs a driver, so when Outfit driver Michael Payton is injured and captured, his memory is erased, and he is given a new identity as Joe Astor, MetroPol employee. The Outfit discredits the Viper project, but when it is canceled, Joe and Julian steal the Viper and strike out on their own private war against crime. Written by Marg Baskin <marg@asd.raytheon.ca>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Sci-Fi

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

2 January 1994 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Száguldó vipera  »

Filming Locations:

 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

Filming in Calgary, Alberta required frequent closure of the city's Deerfoot Trail - its major freeway - much to the consternation of locals. Nonetheless, the use of the city for location shooting for this series sparked a decade-long upswing in film and TV production in Calgary as many US and European productions set up shop in the Canadian city. See more »

Connections

Followed by Viper (1996) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Viper Great Series
17 August 2007 | by (Canada) – See all my reviews

In the future when the police are out gunned, out manned and out run, there's one last hope . . . VIPER. A high tech futuristic crime fighting vehicle with extraordinary weapons, the VIPER has an array of hidden weapons and also has some nifty tools to help solve that crime problem. The driver Joe Astor was a reformed criminal, originally named "Michael Payton," he was attached to a gang known as "the outfit". The creator of this illustrious crime fighting vehicle is a paralyzed man named Julian Wilkes. Having trouble finding a driver Wilkes found out that a man accepted the position as the VIPER's Co-Pilot. Astor got cocky one night and jumped a curb and kissed a wall. Later became the driver of the VIPER.


2 of 2 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
The car vdefender
Viper Movie richardmazepa
VIPER DVD NOW OR ELSE !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! coalchamberr3
this tv show ruled wojtanek
Want Paramount and Pet Fly to release 'Viper' on DVD? How you can help! MrSnouyCU
PROJECT VIPER IS BACK! richardmazepa
Discuss Viper (1994) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?