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Roadracers (1994)

TV Movie  -   -  Action | Drama  -  22 July 1994 (USA)
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Cynical look at a 50's rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Dude Delaney
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Nixer
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Donna
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Teddy Leather
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Sarge
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J.T.
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Crony 1
Aaron Vaughn ...
Crony 2
Tammy Brady Conrad ...
Julie
Mark Lowenthal ...
Rookie
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Donna's Mom
Lance LeGault ...
Donna's Dad (as Lance Le Gault)
Tommy Nix ...
Drummer
Gina Mari ...
Wanda
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Julie's Friend
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Cynical look at a 50's rebellious Rocker who has to confront his future, thugs with knives, and the crooked town sheriff.

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Action | Drama

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Rated R for language and some violence | See all certifications »
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22 July 1994 (USA)  »

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Rebel Highway  »

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$1,000,000 (estimated)
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Trivia

Wes Craven was originally supposed to direct, but dropped out to direct New Nightmare. See more »

Goofs

The grease slick on the skate arena goes from a thin splotch to a large puddle, after Donna passes through it. See more »

Quotes

Dude: How'd you fare with that little number the other night?
Nixer: Oh, I got the muff punt.
Dude: Should've at least tea bagged her.
Nixer: Tea bag her? What's that?
Dude: It's when you drop one of your nads in and out her mouth.
[they both laugh]
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Crazy Credits

At the end of the credits is a cut scene in the movie theatre with the stranger glimpsed briefly the first time. See more »

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Edited into Rebel Highway: Roadracers (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Ace of Spades
Written by F.L. Wray Sr. and M. Cooper
Published by Vernon Wray Music/Andval Music (BMI)
Performed by Vernon Wray
Courtesy of Rollercoaster Records, England
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The coolest Dude
12 February 1999 | by (Oslo, Norway) – See all my reviews

Nothing even comes close to this masterpiece. No wonder Tarantino's favorite director is Robert Rodriguez. The cars, the grease, the music, the Dude, Salma Hayek, the ambience, the...the...the...I'm speechless


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