Vanishing Point (1997)





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A Desert Storm veteran with a 1970 Dodge Hemi Challenger and a need for speed incurs the wrath of authorities when he makes a cross-country dash to be by the side of his ailing, pregnant wife in this remake of director Richard Sarafian's 1971 cult classic. Jimmy Kowolski (Viggo Mortensen) is a troubled man and devoted husband, and when his pregnant wife is suddenly hospitalized with labor problems the ex-race car driver punches the gas without hesitation. With vengeful state trooper Sgt. Preston … More

Rating: R (adult situations)
Genre: Drama, Action & Adventure, Television
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Written By: Charles Robert Carner, Guillermo Cain
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On DVD: Mar 22, 2005
Anchor Bay Entertainment

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as Warren Taftley

as James Kowalski

as Raphinia Kowalski

as Sammy

as Sgt. Chuck Preston

as Edward Sunsinger

as The Voice

as Gilmore

as Motorcycle girl
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Critic Reviews for Vanishing Point

All Critics (3) | Top Critics (2)

Full Review… | September 7, 2011
Entertainment Weekly
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Full Review… | February 23, 2012
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...pretty entertaining, provided you don't think about it too much...

Full Review… | July 6, 2005
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Audience Reviews for Vanishing Point


This movie was so much better than I thought it was going to be. I thought it was just going to be some guy driving around in this car, but it's so much more.


early viggo mortensen work. also stars jason priestley with a bad ass pimp mustache. you may want to see it just for that.

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