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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, when on the phone with his attorney, tells him that he's the only honest man he knows. He used this same line in Wall Street
(1987) after his dad (Martin Sheen
) was hospitalized after suffering a heart attack. See more
During the conversation between Hammond and Natalie about how no one has ever stood up against her father, the steering wheel turned to the left, however the car is obviously driving straight forward. See more
[after Jack and Natalie agree to run away together to Mexico
We'll be fugitives.
You won't be Natalie Voss anymore.
Who the hell is she anyway?
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
Referenced in Kicking and Screaming
Our Own Way
Written by Chris Bagarozzi and Dave Smalley
Performed by Down by Law
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