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
Lars J. Aas <firstname.lastname@example.org>
It's fast, it's wild, hot & funny
See more »
Did You Know?
The opening scene where Jackson Hammond pulls into the Coastal gas station (located at the corner of Texas Avenue and 6th Street) was filmed in Kemah, TX. When he takes Natalie Voss as his hostage, there is an empty grass field in the backdrop - the field is now the location of a Passport Inn. See more
During many of the car explosions and car turnovers, the hydrualic jacks used to flip the cars are visible falling out. See more
There's a difference between being violent and being driven to violence. I am NOT a violent man!
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 Larry King Live
Written by Jacques Morali
, Henri Belolo
, Victor Willis
and Peter Whitehead
Performed by Stephen Stuart Short See more