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Exit Speed (2008)

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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 »

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Scott Ziehl

Writer:

Michael Stokes
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Desmond Harrington ... Sam Cutter
Lea Thompson ... Maudie McMinn
Julie Mond ... Merideth Cole
Alice Greczyn ... Annabel Drake
Fred Ward ... Sergeant Archie Sparks
Gregory Jbara ... Jerry Yarbro
David Rees Snell ... Danny Gunn
Kelli Dawn Hancock ... Desiree
Nick Sowell ... Duke
Everett Sifuentes Everett Sifuentes ... Mr. Vargas
Wally White Wally White ... Walter Lindley
Danielle Wheeler ... Joey Ryan (as Danielle Beacham)
Asante Jones ... Sheriff Tom Jasper
Roy Samuelson ... Vic Towbridge
Denise Lee ... Louella Burton
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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

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

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

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Thriller

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

USA

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English

Release Date:

26 August 2008 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Exit Speed - Assalto ao Autocarro See more »

Filming Locations:

Dallas, Texas, USA

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$3,750,000 (estimated)
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Sabbatical Pictures See more »
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WILHELM SCREAM: The nomad with shades and helmet during the night shootout. See more »

Goofs

In the opening scene when Cole (Julie Mond) escapes through the window, in the first shot she lands and rolls past her boots. In her next shot, the boots are still behind her as she had to walk forward to pick them up. See more »

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Mr. Vargas: ¡ Patata Boom !
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References Mad Max (1979) See more »

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It's OK. You did what you had to do.
1 November 2010 | by lastliberalSee all my reviews

Sometimes you just need a film that will let you sit back and enjoy the show. They made a lot of these in the 70s. Action films that really were just there for fun.

This one takes place in Texas. You would think after all the chainsaw massacres, people would stay clear, but they don't. This time they run afoul of some scumbag bikers.

Lea Thompson (Back to the Future I and II) gave a stirring performance. She was one tough cookie.

The bikers may have had the firepower, but there was some McGuyver in this group, especially in Mr. Vargas (Everett Sifuentes). They used whatever they could find to stay alive., and some (Alice Greczyn) found strength they didn't know existed.

A fun movie.


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