Jack Hammond is sentenced to life in prison, but manages to escape. To get away from the police he takes a girl as hostage and drives off in her car. The girl happens to be the only daughter of one of the richest men in the state. In a while the car chase is being broadcast live on every TV-channel, covering the event from helicopters, the backseat of a police car, the pavement of the highway etc. Written by
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It's fast, it's wild, hot & funny
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Did You Know?
The San Diego freeway scene (where an elevated high occupancy vehicle exit ramp is seen) was filmed on U.S. Highway 290/Northwest Freeway) heading southeast into Houston, TX. A Stop-n-Go billboard advertisement is visible - in real life, Stop-n-Go was a former convenience store chain which was purchased by Diamond Shamrock, now owned by Valero Energy Corporation. See more
Jack and Natalie's hair during the chase. See more
For me, it's the respect and power that the position commands. I don't know whether to be busting bad guys or signing autographs. It's kinda like being a star.
After the end credits have finished, Charlie Sheen, in a clown suit sitting behind the steering wheel, recites the "I love the smell of napalm in the morning" speech from Apocalypse Now. Charlie's father, Martin Sheen, was the star of the movie See more
References The Geraldo Rivera Show
Take it Like a Man
Written by The Offspring
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