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Black Dog (1998)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  1 May 1998 (USA)
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An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family.

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Cast

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Earl
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Sonny
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Wes (as Brian Vincent)
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Cutler
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Melanie
Rusty De Wees ...
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Vince
Erin Broderick ...
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Ford (as Charles Dutton)
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McClaren
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Avery
Hester Hargett ...
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Trooper
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Storyline

An ex-con takes a job driving a truck cross country. What he doesn't know is that the truck is filled with illegal weapons and now he must fight to survive and save his family. Written by Anonymous

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For Jack Crews, the rules of the road are simple. No passing, no tailgating, and no turning back. See more »


Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated PG-13 for intense scenes of action violence, and for language | See all certifications »
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1 May 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Alto riesgo  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$4,809,375 (USA) (1 May 1998)

Gross:

$12,829,351 (USA) (3 July 1998)
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Trivia

According to Vic Armstrong, was the stunt crew, including second unit director & stunt coordinator Gary Hymes fired from the film by the producers. They then called in Vic Armstrong to film the truck chase and finish the stunt scenes. Parts of the stunt crew remained on the set and was rehired by Armstrong. This explains why there are two stunt coordinators; assistant coordinators and second unit directors credited on this film. See more »

Goofs

Crewes makes a big deal about loving Caterpillar engines, yet the sound of the truck is clearly a Detroit Diesel. See more »

Quotes

Earl: One fart and you're walkin'.
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Connections

Referenced in Cabin Fever: Beneath the Skin (2004) See more »

Soundtracks

Highway Junkie
Written by Sam Tate, Annie Tate and Chris Knight
Performed by Gary Allan
Courtesy of Decca Records
Under license from Universal Music Special Markets
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Great movie
13 February 2006 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Overall this movie was very good in my opinion. The only thing I saw wrong with it was the scene where the camero went over the hill and had a damaged front fender then when the scene cuts back to it when it lands it has a perfectly fine front end. Other than that I thought the movie was good. I watch it every day but that also is because I like the thought of a movie on Tractor Trailers. Overall good move, good acting, Bible basing quotes not my favorite but a good movie. I give it 10 stars.

P.S. That quote on there: "One fart Wess and you're walking" is not by Jack Crews, but by Earl (Randy Travis) when driving the damaged camero up the hill.


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