About

An honest marshal in a corrupt mining colony on Io, Jupiter's sunless third moon, is determined to confront a violent drug ring even though it may cost him his life. After his wife angrily deserts him, he waits alone for the arrival of killers hired by the company to eliminate him.

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Directed by

Peter Hyams

Written by

Peter Hyams (Screenplay)

Runtime

112 minutes

Country

United Kingdom

Language

English

Tagline

On Jupiter's moon something deadly is happening.

Cast

Keywords

husband wife relationship wife cult film dystopia jupiter space centre marshal mining space western

Photos

Lists

#211 on 500 Essential Cult Movies Jennifer Eiss

Awards

Oscar nomination for Best Sound Robin Gregory