MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Up 1,782 this week

Exit Speed (2008)

 -  Thriller  -  26 August 2008 (USA)
5.3
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 5.3/10 from 1,755 users  
Reviews: 25 user | 14 critic

On Christmas Eve, ten strangers board a bus traveling across Texas. Far out in the wilds they collide with a meth-addicted biker. Forced off the road by other members of the gang, the ... See full summary »

Director:

Writer:

Watch Trailer
0Check in
0Share...

Watch Now

From $2.99 on Amazon Instant Video

Editors' Spotlight

IMDb Picks: March

IMDb's editors share the movies and TV shows they are excited to see in March.

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 1646 titles
created 11 Apr 2011
 
a list of 1746 titles
created 02 Nov 2011
 
a list of 36 titles
created 19 Dec 2011
 
a list of 200 titles
created 21 Aug 2012
 
list image
a list of 845 titles
created 6 months ago
 

Related Items

Search for "Exit Speed" on Amazon.com

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: Exit Speed (2008)

Exit Speed (2008) on IMDb 5.3/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of Exit Speed.
1 nomination. See more awards »

Videos

Photos

Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Three Way (2004)
Crime | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

A sexy noir-thriller based on Gil Brewer's 1963 pulp novel Wild to Possess.

Director: Scott Ziehl
Stars: Dominic Purcell, Joy Bryant, Ali Larter
Comedy | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

Aimlessly cruising through his first post-Stanford University summer, 22 year old David Braddock finds himself in China where he meets Mei, an ambitious young girl who urges him to find his life's direction.

Director: Ron Berrett
Stars: James Snyder, Sun Fei Fei, Anthony Montgomery
Not Since You (2009)
Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.8/10 X  

A romantic drama about a tight-knit group of college friends who graduated from NYU the year of 9/11 and reunite years later for a weekend wedding in Georgia. Unresolved conflicts and love ... See full summary »

Director: Jeff Stephenson
Stars: Desmond Harrington, Kathleen Robertson, Christian Kane
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.7/10 X  

Unforeseen obstacles stand in the way of a family planning to take a road trip in an RV.

Director: Linda Voorhees
Stars: Dave Foley, Lea Thompson, Vicki Lewis
Love Object (2003)
Drama | Horror | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

The twisted tale of Kenneth, socially insecure technical writer who forms an obsessive relationship with "Nikki", an anatomically accurate silicone sex doll he orders over the Internet. ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Parigi
Stars: Desmond Harrington, Melissa Sagemiller, Udo Kier
Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Various stories of how crack cocaine has infiltrated the inner-city streets. Based on Buddy Giovinazzo's novel "Life is Hot in Cracktown".

Director: Buddy Giovinazzo
Stars: Evan Ross, Stephanie Lugo, Maurice Blake
Red Team (2000)
Action | Crime | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Two FBI agents join a special team of operatives called Red Team that hunts serial killers. One of the suspects is soon found dead. The follow up investigation reveals that someone may be executing suspected serial killers.

Director: Jeremy Haft
Stars: Patrick Muldoon, Cathy Moriarty, Tim Thomerson
Fatal Secrets (2009)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 3.8/10 X  

"BALANCING THE BOOKS" is a character-driven suspense drama about an attractive woman who enlists the help of her two best friends to confront a traumatic experience she can no longer deny. ... See full summary »

Director: Meir Sharony
Stars: Dina Meyer, Vincent Spano, Lela Rochon
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

An American army intelligence officer discovers corruption and murder by American soldiers in Vietnam.

Director: Terry Cunningham
Stars: Antonio Sabato Jr., Fred Ward, Kelly Rutherford
Taphephobia (2006)
Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  

A man wakes up buried in a coffin, alone with the light from a cell phone.

Director: Aaron Pope
Stars: Desmond Harrington, Estella Warren, Danny Trejo
Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.5/10 X  
Director: John Snellinberg
Stars: Luke Tahiti, Carlo Monni, Gabriele Pini
The Green Jacket (TV Movie 1979)
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.4/10 X  
Director: Franco Giraldi
Stars: Jean-Pierre Cassel, Vittorio Sanipoli, Laura Trotter
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
Sam Cutter
...
...
Merideth Cole
...
Annabel Drake
...
Sergeant Archie Sparks
...
Jerry Yarbro
...
Danny Gunn
...
Desiree
...
Duke
Everett Sifuentes ...
Mr. Vargas
...
Walter Lindley
Danielle Wheeler ...
Joey Ryan (as Danielle Beacham)
...
Sheriff Tom Jasper
...
Vic Towbridge
...
Louella Burton
Edit

Storyline

On Christmas Eve, ten strangers board a bus traveling across Texas. Far out in the wilds they collide with a meth-addicted biker. Forced off the road by other members of the gang, the passengers take refuge in the hell hole of an abandoned scrap yard. They use improvised weapons and sheer guts to mount a defense against the murderous bikers but, as their numbers dwindle, they realize that their survival depends on doing the unthinkable. They must go on the offensive. Written by Sabbatical Pictures

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Plot Keywords:

texas | bus | motorbike | deserter | murder | See All (5) »

Taglines:

To Survive, 10 Strangers Must Do The Unthinkable...

Genres:

Thriller

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence, language and drug use | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Official Sites:

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

26 August 2008 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Exit Speed - Assalto ao Autocarro  »

Filming Locations:


Box Office

Budget:

$3,750,000 (estimated)
 »

Company Credits

Production Co:

 »
Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Color:

See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Trivia

WILHELM SCREAM: The nomad with shades and helmet during the night shootout. See more »

Quotes

Mr. Vargas: ¡ Patata Boom !
See more »

Connections

References Mad Max (1979) See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Chased And Hunted Down By Murderous Bikers
19 January 2009 | by (Fraggle Rock) – See all my reviews

I would not have expected much from a film titled 'Exit Speed'. However, my brother recommended it and I decided to give it a shot. In a nutshell, 'Exit Speed' is a thriller about a group of passengers travelling to Texas when, on the way, they are attacked by a murderous biker gang. It is pretty much what one would call a popcorn thriller. The film would have been more fun to watch had the execution been up for the marks. It looks like a past midnight TV movie or a straight-to-video flick. It certainly would have benefited with a bigger budget and more style. The cinematography is dull. The background score is awful. Most of the cast, with the exception of Lea Thompson act from mediocre to bad. Thompson is the only one who's up for the mark. But perhaps a bright side is that the worst actors are killed off. The suspense is maintained well enough. Surely it is easy to predict who will die and what will happen next and so on but the tension between the gang and the passengers and within the passengers is well conveyed. 'Exit Speed' will perhaps be best enjoyed if the viewer took it for what it is rather than nitpick. It's nothing more than a popcorn thriller.


16 of 21 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
...nice movie after all lorenzbeutner
I liked it mets811
Another Failure? Zapster
Please recommend similar movies crimsoncleaver
for convenience: EXIT SPEED photos - imdb and off-site - links JbaraFan
Ronnie!!! s_bigcity
Discuss Exit Speed (2008) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?