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.
Trapped in a prison of the future. Betrayed by a woman of his past. Frank Warren is wired to explode.
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5 September 1991 (Germany)
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Aspect Ratio: 1.85 : 1
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The film was nominated for an Emmy for sound editing. See more
Warden Holliday says to the prisoners, "Stay within that blue line and you're always 100 yards from everyone else in the camp," when he really means those within the blue line are LESS than 100 yards from everyone else. See more
Can I be frank with you? You couldn't turn me on if I had a switch.
The closing credits end with the sounds of the wedlock collar's warning alarm and an explosion. See more
The Singapore laserdisc release has the head explosion scene censored. See more
References The Running Man
All the Good Times Are Past and Gone
Performed by Bill Monroe See more