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The Joyriders (1999)

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A suicidal older man, Gordon Trout, is kidnapped for his car and money by three runaway teenagers who live on the streets. Their experiences together make them a close-knit family, but the ... See full summary »

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Cast

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Gordon Trout
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Eddie
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Cam
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Crystal
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Jodi
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Celeste
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Debbie Bisno ...
Pancake Waitress
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Highway Patrolman
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Res-Wel Manager
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Wendy Trout
Cameron Glenar ...
Thug
Satch Huizenga ...
Trucker
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Foster Sister (as Jamielyn Gamboa)
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Donald Trout
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Cliff
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A suicidal older man, Gordon Trout, is kidnapped for his car and money by three runaway teenagers who live on the streets. Their experiences together make them a close-knit family, but the nature of the crime committed could tear them apart. The intricacies of these complex relationships are explored through an emotional story with twists and turns. Written by Anonymous

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Crime | Drama

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Rated PG-13 for thematic elements, violence and drug content | See all certifications »
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6 July 1999 (Czech Republic)  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$26,999 (USA) (16 April 1999)

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$64,579 (USA) (28 May 1999)
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Connections

References It's a Wonderful Life (1946) See more »

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So Far From Home
Written by David Minasian
Performed by Tracy Miller
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Not anything original, but not that bad either.
22 July 2000 | by (Brooklyn) – See all my reviews

The acting is good for the most part, although the "old man" character could've been improved upon. The plot is watchable, though predictable at times, but not in a very bad way.

Bottom line, if there's nothing else on TV, you may enjoy this movie.


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