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Macon County Jail (1997)

R | | Crime, Thriller
Our heroine isn't having a good time. Having lost her L.A. job and walked out on her unfaithful boyfriend, she finds herself stuck in nowhere Macon County when her car and possessions are ... See full summary »

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Susan Reed
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Coley
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Sheriff Dempsey
Todd Kimsey ...
Hobie
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Dan Oldum
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Clerk
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Cassie Ann
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Pearl
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Richard Reed
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Deputy Blake
Courtney Delancey ...
Joellen Peters
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Shaw
Jennie Vaughn ...
Bess
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Our heroine isn't having a good time. Having lost her L.A. job and walked out on her unfaithful boyfriend, she finds herself stuck in nowhere Macon County when her car and possessions are stolen by the girl hitch-hiker she picks up on her way to New York. Though innocent, she is thrown in jail for holding up a local store, then kills the sheriff's son when he rapes her. Now she's on the run with a convicted felon, but she still can't quite see that this really isn't her lucky week. Written by Jeremy Perkins <jwp@aber.ac.uk>

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Crime | Thriller

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Rated R for violence, language and a scene of sexuality
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Connections

Remake of Jackson County Jail (1976) See more »

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Pallas Athena
Written and Produced by Jay Bolton
© 1997 Roger and Julie Music (ASCAP)
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If you must see a bad movie...
21 August 2001 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

If you must see a bad movie, this is a good one. Ally Sheedy and David Carradine were at low points in their careers when they made this movie, so they were available but are too good for the cheesy, sensational plot. The villainous sheriff is good, too, but mainly Sheedy and Carradine have to deal with his hapless minions who are no fun--they fall over too easily.


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