Joshua Tree

(1993)

Overview

Wellman Santee (Dolph Lundgren) a former race car driver, whose livelihood is transporting exotic stolen super cars, is involved, with his partner Eddie, in shoot out, resulting in the deaths of his friend and a highway cop. Santee is framed for the cop's murder and jailed in a maximum security prison. A few months later, Santee breaks out after narrowly escaping an attempt on his life. He reaches a local diner where he steals a car, abducts the owner, Rita and flees, completely unaware that his hostage is a deputy sheriff. A massive manhunt ensues, spearheaded by Lt. Severance a tough, obessive cop. Santee leads the detective and his men on a dramatic high speed chase, from the desert wilderness to the streets of downtown Los Angeles. Santee's out to clear his name and when it comes to getting even, he's taking revenge into overdrive.

  1. Steven Pressfield

    Writer

  2. Vic Armstrong

    Director

Top Billed Cast

  1. Dolph Lundgren

    Dolph Lundgren

    Wellman Anthony Santee

  2. Kristian Alfonso

    Kristian Alfonso

    Rita Marek

  3. George Segal

    George Segal

    Lt. Franklin L. Severence

  4. Geoffrey Lewis

    Geoffrey Lewis

    Sheriff Cepeda

  5. Beau Starr

    Beau Starr

    Jack 'Rudy' Rudisill

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Status Released

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  • October 18, 1994
    NC-17
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    These films contain excessive graphic violence, intense or explicit sex, depraved, abhorrent behavior, explicit drug abuse, strong language, explicit nudity, or any other elements which, at present, most parents would consider too strong and therefore off-limits for viewing by their children and teens. NC-17 does not necessarily mean obscene or pornographic in the oft-accepted or legal meaning of those words.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 46m

Budget $9,000,000.00

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