A group of teenagers drive out into the desert in search of sex, beer, and general good times. When their van breaks down, they find a group of prospectors who welcome the kids and offer ...
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A group of teenagers drive out into the desert in search of sex, beer, and general good times. When their van breaks down, they find a group of prospectors who welcome the kids and offer them a place to stay until they can get help. It soon becomes evident, however, that there is more to these prospectors than they claim, and soon the teens are fleeing for their lives.Written by
Jean-Marc Rocher <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Treasure, my child, is in the eye of the beholder. And from an old man's vantage point, your youth is a treasure greater than all of the gold in all of the deserts in all of the world. Welcome to our somewhat humble surroundings.
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There are two different versions of this film. One without nudity, which is the U.S version, and one with nudity, which was not used for Film Ventures was hoping for a PG rating when they released this in the U.S. See more »
It Ain't Gonna Rain No More
Music and Lyrics by Bob Rafkin
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This will not compare with the more expensive action films of today!
DULL is the word to describe this lost little film made by a studio on poverty row. I'm surprised this had some airplay on TV, but that ain't the point! Boring would be another word to use. Yes, SURVIVAL RUN starts off with a 70s van that is soon going to crash into the deserted wasteland. The lucky teens survive, but fall victim to canyon drug smugglers where they cannot escape alive. Sounds like an exciting thrill, doesn't it? Nope! Not even the action elements would make this any better, which were kinda fun. Like other suspense-action movies of yesteryear, the plot was fair and simple: seeing good win over evil, which has recently become constantly boring this day in age. The lack of superior excitement and a basic plot drowns SURVIVAL RUN into the abyss. Thousands more action films like this one managed to be far better, but this title has easily been dated!
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