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Over the Top (1987)

PG
93 min | Action, Drama, Sport

Tough trucker Lincoln Hawk is determined to win back his son and triumph at the world arm wrestling championships.
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Director
Menahem Golan (directed by)
Writers
Gary Conway (story) | David Engelbach (story) (as David C. Engelbach) | Stirling Silliphant (screenplay) | Sylvester Stallone (screenplay)
Producers
Yoram Globus (produced by) | Menahem Golan (produced by)
Composer
Cinematographer
Editors
Casting Director
Ron Surma (casting by)
Production Designer
James L. Schoppe (as James Schoppe)
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Box Office
Budget
$ 25,000,000
Opening Wknd
$ 5,149,200
Gross (USA)
$ 16,057,580
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Release date
Feb 13, 1987 (United States)

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58 cast members
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Sylvester Stallone
Lincoln Hawk Lincoln Hawk   See fewer
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Robert Loggia
Jason Cutler Jason Cutler   See fewer
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Susan Blakely
Christina Hawk Christina Hawk   See fewer
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Rick Zumwalt
Bob 'Bull' Hurley Bob 'Bull' Hurley   See fewer
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David Mendenhall
Michael Cutler Michael Cutler   See fewer
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Chris McCarty
Tim Salanger Tim Salanger   See fewer
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Terry Funk
Ruker Ruker   See fewer
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Bob Beattie
Announcer Announcer   See fewer
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Allan Graf
Collins (as Alan Graf) Collins (as Alan Graf)   See fewer
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Magic Schwarz
Smasher Smasher   See fewer
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Bruce Way
Grizzly Grizzly   See fewer
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Jimmy Keegan
Big Boy - Richie Big Boy - Richie   See fewer
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John Braden
Colonel Davis Colonel Davis   See fewer
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Randy Raney
Mad Dog Madison Mad Dog Madison   See fewer
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Paul Sullivan
Carl Adams Carl Adams   See fewer
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Jack Wright
Big Bill Larson Big Bill Larson   See fewer
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Michael Fox
Jim Olson Jim Olson   See fewer
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Ross St. Phillip
McBroom McBroom   See fewer
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Seth Mitchell
First Policeman First Policeman   See fewer
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Dale Benson
Salesman Salesman   See fewer
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Joe Kiel
Taxi Driver Taxi Driver   See fewer
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Dean Abston
Turnkey Turnkey   See fewer
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Flo Lawrence
Martha the Waitress (as Flo Gerrish) Martha the Waitress (as Flo Gerrish)   See fewer
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David Van Gorder
Second Boy Second Boy   See fewer
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Kelly Sahnger
Cashier Cashier   See fewer
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Terry Burns
Doctor Doctor   See fewer
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William Buck
Doctor (as William Nichols Buck) Doctor (as William Nichols Buck)   See fewer
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Bob Eazor
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Ed Levitt
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Andrew Rhodes
Referee Referee   See fewer
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Bob Rogers
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Reggie Bennett
Female Arm Wrestler Female Arm Wrestler   See fewer
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Joshua Lee Patton
Arm Wrestler Arm Wrestler   See fewer
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James Mendenhall
Minister Minister   See fewer
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Danny Capri
Third Boy Third Boy   See fewer
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Gregory Braendel
Limo Driver Limo Driver   See fewer
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Sly Smith
Red Cap (as Sly Ali Smith) Red Cap (as Sly Ali Smith)   See fewer
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Rose Dursey
Hospital Clerk Hospital Clerk   See fewer
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Marion Mickens II
Officer of the Day Officer of the Day   See fewer
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Dave Patton
Trainer Trainer   See fewer
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Alexa Lambert
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James H. Shana
Officer Officer   See fewer
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Stephanie Blake
Ticket Agent (uncredited) Ticket Agent (uncredited)   See fewer
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Christine Bridges
Bar Patron (uncredited) Bar Patron (uncredited)   See fewer
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John Brzenk
Arm Wrestler (uncredited) Arm Wrestler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Scott Buzz
Arm Wrestler (uncredited) Arm Wrestler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Richard Levine
Arm Wrestler (uncredited) Arm Wrestler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Paul Dion Monte
Arm Wrestler (uncredited) Arm Wrestler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Scott Norton
Arm Wrestler (uncredited) Arm Wrestler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Derek A. Smith
Arm Wrestler (uncredited) Arm Wrestler (uncredited)   See fewer
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Connie Woods
Odds Girl (uncredited) Odds Girl (uncredited)   See fewer
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5.7 / 10 | 43,796 votes