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The Defiant Ones (1986)

Not Rated
TV Movie | 100 min | Drama

Carl Monroe and 'Joker' Johnson share some things: They are both in jail and they both hate each other. After a fist fight the are going to be put into an other jailhouse by car. They come to blows so wild that their transport has an ...See moreCarl Monroe and 'Joker' Johnson share some things: They are both in jail and they both hate each other. After a fist fight the are going to be put into an other jailhouse by car. They come to blows so wild that their transport has an accident. They manage to escape chained to each other, still hating each other and the sheriff hunting them. Written by Oliver Heidelbach See less
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James Lee Barrett | Harold Jacob Smith (story) | Nedrick Young (story) (as Nathan Douglas)
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Jan 5, 1986 (United States)

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13 cast members
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Robert Urich
Johnny 'Joker' Johnson Johnny 'Joker' Johnson   See fewer
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Carl Weathers
Cullen Monroe Cullen Monroe   See fewer
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Ed Lauter
Sheriff Leroy Doyle Sheriff Leroy Doyle   See fewer
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Barry Corbin
Floyd Carpenter Floyd Carpenter   See fewer
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Laurie O'Brien
Pauline Pauline   See fewer
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Ebbe Roe Smith
Deputy Miller Deputy Miller   See fewer
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Charles Bartlett
Jeffcoat Jeffcoat   See fewer
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Richard Fullerton
First Guard First Guard   See fewer
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Bob Harris
Driver Driver   See fewer
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6.1 / 10 | 255 votes