Frank (Rutger Hauer has been convicted of stealing millions of dollars of diamonds which have not been recovered. In his uni-sex prison, each inmate has an unknown partner; when the two are separated by more than 100 yards, an explosive collar kills both inmates. Frank and his female partner escape and head for the money, but they are hotly pursued by his double-crossing colleagues.
In the prison of the future, criminal justice will have a deadly twist.
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5 September 1991 (Germany)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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Did You Know?
This film was later parodied in Wild Wild West (1999). Jim West (Will Smith
) and Artemus Gordon (Kevin Kline
) wear magnetic collars around their necks, and must stay within the perimeter to stay alive, but West steps out of the perimeter and West and Gordon are chased by razor-sharp discs. See more
Obvious stunt doubles for Frank and Tracy when falling in the river from the hill during their jail escape. See more
You non-conformists are all alike.
The closing credits end with the sounds of the wedlock collar's warning alarm and an explosion. See more
In Germany only a cut version was released to avoid an FSK 18 rating See more
Referenced in Rewind This!
All the Good Times Are Past and Gone
Performed by Bill Monroe See more