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Beyond the Law (1993)

An undercover cop joins a murderous, arms-dealing biker gang to try to put them behind bars.

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Dan Saxon (Charlie Sheen) is an undercover cop who infiltrates a biker gang to nail the scum behind a drug-smuggling operation. In order to maintain the trust of the gang's leader, Blood (Michael Madsen), he must commit ever more dangerous and heinous crimes. Just how far 'beyond the law' will Saxon go? Written by Alfred Jingle

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Some men are meant to stand between good and evil.

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Crime | Drama | Thriller

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Rated R for violence, sexuality, drug use and pervasive strong language | See all certifications »

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22 April 1993 (Germany)  »

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$18,000,000 (estimated)
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The real Dan Saxon was an extra in the movie. See more »

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When Dan meets Renee at her house just prior to the San Carlos Run, a crewman becomes visible at the right edge of the round mirror behind them on the wall for about a second. See more »

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Title Card: It is easy to go down in to hell; night and day the gates of dark death stand wide; but to climb back up again, to retrace one's steps to the open air, there lies the problem, the difficult task. Virgil: The Aeneid
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We Can't Stop the Fire
Written by Cory Lerios, Pamela Phillips Oland and Bob Marlette
Performed by Cory Lerios
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Definitely in the top 5 greatest movies of all time
16 December 2005 | by See all my reviews

the other person that reviewed this said it was a guy movie. i don't think this is so, the story is really deep and emotional as far as sheens character does, madsen is his usual self, bad-ass lol its one of those movies that really gets to you and takes you through the emotions of sheens character, for instance when he thinks things are getting good u sit up and take notice of how good things are, then things turn crappy and u really feel it, i agree with the other review tho that Charlie sheen should have definitely won some award for this.. he plays the part so well, i see him as a comedian but in this movie its strictly serious and its probably his best movie ever

Micky D


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