FBI and the Texas police make ready to storm the headquarters of a sect heavily armed religious fanatics. But the operation goes terribly wrong and a couple of feds seeks protection at an ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Reviews

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Video

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Standoff (2016)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

Carter (Thomas Jane), a troubled veteran, gets a chance at redemption by protecting a 12 year-old girl from an assassin (Laurence Fishburne) after she witnesses a murder. Holding a shotgun ... See full summary »

Director: Adam Alleca
Stars: Thomas Jane, Laurence Fishburne, Ella Ballentine
The Client (1994)
Crime | Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

A young boy who witnessed the suicide of a mafia lawyer hires an attorney to protect him when the district attorney tries to use him to take down a mob family.

Director: Joel Schumacher
Stars: Susan Sarandon, Tommy Lee Jones, Brad Renfro
Bela Donna (1998)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.5/10 X  

American couple move to the State of Ceará, Brazil, in the 1930s. The husband is looking for oil. His beautiful wife, Donna, soon falls in love with a rude but charming fisherman. The ... See full summary »

Director: Fábio Barreto
Stars: Natasha Henstridge, Eduardo Moscovis, Sophie Ward
The Rainmaker (1997)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.1/10 X  

An underdog lawyer takes on a fraudulent Insurance company.

Director: Francis Ford Coppola
Stars: Matt Damon, Danny DeVito, Claire Danes
Stand Off (2011)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.6/10 X  

The story centers on a botched fish market robbery that leads to the involvement of the local police and a gangster out for revenge.

Director: Terry George
Stars: Brendan Fraser, Colm Meaney, Martin McCann
Night of the Wild (TV Movie 2015)
Horror
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

In "NIGHT OF THE WILD", a large meteorite crashes into a quiet town, and pet dogs become mysteriously aggressive. attacking and killing the residents. Teenager Roslyn (Mays) and her old but... See full summary »

Director: Eric Red
Stars: Rob Morrow, Kelly Rutherford, Tristin Mays
Second Skin (2000)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

A man opens a small-town bookstore in order to escape his connections to a mobster, but is reluctantly drawn back to his dark past by a mysterious woman.

Director: Darrell Roodt
Stars: Natasha Henstridge, Angus Macfadyen, Liam Waite
Action | Sci-Fi | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.9/10 X  

The Russian government has collapsed. Amidst the chaos, riots, and struggle for power, a terrible weapon has leaked out. Virulent microflage, a deadly germ of the cold war has begun to ... See full summary »

Director: Albert Pyun
Stars: Christopher Lambert, Natasha Henstridge, Norbert Weisser
Stand Off (2012)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A group of elite female bank robbers are thrown into a Mexican stand off when they discover that someone on their team might be a snitch for the cops. Tension runs high in this action, ... See full summary »

Director: Chris R. Notarile
Stars: Mandy Evans, Kim Santiago, Kerri Lynn Miller
Dog Park (1998)
Comedy | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Sex comedy takes a look at contemporary dating mores and hypothesizes that the new dating location may be the dog walk in the park. A mild-mannered man loses his present girl friend to ... See full summary »

Director: Bruce McCulloch
Stars: Natasha Henstridge, Luke Wilson, Kathleen Robertson
Action | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

A Chicago cop quits the force and finds himself threatened by the Mafia.

Director: Scott Wiper
Stars: Scott Wiper, Jack Conley, Carmen Argenziano
The Standoff (2016)
Comedy

They can barely stand each other, but can they stand next to each other for three days, without sleep, for the chance to win the car of their dreams?

Director: Ilyssa Goodman
Stars: Ryan McCartan, Olivia Holt, McKaley Miller
Edit

Cast

Credited cast:
...
Jamie Doolin
...
Ty 'Bama' Jones
...
Mary
...
Zeke Clayton
Paul Scherrer ...
Ranger Barry
...
Freebie
...
Hank McGill
Rest of cast listed alphabetically:
Andre G. Ellingson ...
Paramedic
David Hart ...
Blond Agent
...
Cult Leader (voice)
Edit

Storyline

FBI and the Texas police make ready to storm the headquarters of a sect heavily armed religious fanatics. But the operation goes terribly wrong and a couple of feds seeks protection at an abandoned farm. But they are not the only one there. They find two young female sect members in the basement. Written by Fredrik Klasson <fredrik.klasson@telia.com>

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

farm | fbi | flashback | escape | siege | See All (8) »

Taglines:

Trust Will Get You Killed

Genres:

Mystery | Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence, language and sexuality | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

12 January 1998 (Spain)  »

Also Known As:

Prairie Fire  »

Filming Locations:


Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Crazy Credits

During the middle of the credits. It shows that the inhabitants of the compound have pulled a "Waco." The sound of a federal agent reporting back to command says "I see a fire in the building. They're burning the place. The compounds burning!" Another voice reports back. "Holy Shit." See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

 
Not what I was expecting, but alright nonetheless

I basically saw this movie through happenstance, and had no expectations whatsoever. I will admit to being shallow and expressing disappointment at not seeing Natasha Henstidge topless, but besides that, this movie was enjoyable. It has the feel of a converted stageplay, in the sense that it is essentially six people locked in a room for two hours. Maybe I'm completely out to lunch here, but it reminds me of other converted plays like 'twelve angry men' and 'lifeboat'. It definitely has that HBO/Sci Fi Channel feel to it. The acting was solid overall, though not exceptional. The best of the bunch I think was 'Bama'. Also, maybe I'm a tad naieve, but I found the surprise ending to be a big surprise. Maybe I got suckered by it all just like Jamie, the main character did. Hmph. On an overall scale of enjoyment, I'd have to give this a six or so.


7 of 8 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
Wasnt to bad... obryan864
Discuss Standoff (1998) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?