About

Phoenix cop Ben Shockley is well on his way to becoming a derelict when he is assigned to transport a witness from Las Vegas. The witness turns out to be a belligerent prostitute with mob ties—and incriminating information regarding a high-ranking figure.

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Directed by

Clint Eastwood

Written by

Michael Butler (Writer)
Dennis Shryack (Writer)

Runtime

109 minutes

Country

United States of America

Language

English

Tagline

Clint Eastwood is the man in the middle of The Gauntlet

Cast

Keywords

alcoholic bus hitman chase prostitute shootout ambush sniper organized crime biker motorcycle witness helicopter betting mexican standoff showdown corrupt official police protection beating gauntlet freight train tough cop extradition

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Lists

#152 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss