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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
Don McMillan ...
Clerk
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Cassie Ann
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Richard Reed
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Deputy Blake
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Joellen Peters
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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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Just My Luck
Written and Produced by Jay Bolton
© 1997 Roger and Julie Music (ASCAP)
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A movie with Ally Sheedy and David Carradine should be better ...
1 February 2000 | by (Lawrenceville, GA) – See all my reviews

Well, I've thought about trepanation, but never so hard as I did after this movie. While its not the worst movie I've ever seen, watching Ally Sheedy as she's aged not-so-gracefully caused my boyhood fantasies to dry up and burn off, and seeing Carradine here, even as compared to, say, _Death Race 2000_ made my head hurt.

Give it a pass, if there's anything there's a /chance/ you'll like better on.


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