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The Border (1982)

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Award-winner Jack Nicholson stars in this gripping drama of a man torn between his career and his conscience. As a border guard involved in drug smuggling along the Rio Grande, Charlie Smith (Nicholson) has crossed the line many times. But when he decides… View More
Genres Drama, Suspense
Director Tony Richardson
Starring Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Valerie Perrine, Warren Oates View More
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Movie Summary

Award-winner Jack Nicholson stars in this gripping drama of a man torn between his career and his conscience. As a border guard involved in drug smuggling along the Rio Grande, Charlie Smith (Nicholson) has crossed the line many times. But when he decides to clean up his act and help unite an "illegal" woman with her baby, he runs afoul of his corrupt department, his greedy wife (Valerie Perrine) and a ruthless neighbor (Harvey Keitel) in this action-packed suspense-thriller.
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Movie Details

Genres Drama, Suspense
Director Tony Richardson
Starring Jack Nicholson, Harvey Keitel, Valerie Perrine, Warren Oates, Elpidia Carrillo, Shannon Wilcox, Manuel Viescas, Jeff Morris, Mike Gomez
Studio Name Universal Studios
Release Date 1982
VUDU Release Date 10/17/2007
Rating About Ratings
Running Time 108 minutes
Language English
Audio Tracks SD/Enhanced Widescreen, Dolby Digital

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