Lock Up1989

| Gallery | Quotes
Lock Up
Directed by:
John Flynn

"Lock Up" (also known as "Lock Up - Überleben ist alles", "Sorvegliato speciale") is an Action/Crime/Drama/Thriller film directed by John Flynn, released in the USA on August 04 of 1989 . Sylvester Stallone is starring, alongside Donald Sutherland, John Amos, Sonny Landham, Tom Sizemore and Frank McRae.

How much can a man take. How far can he be pushed, before he fights back?

Who is the director of "Lock Up":

Lock Up was directed by John Flynn, an American director, actor, and writer.

Before making Lock Up, John Flynn had directed Best Seller, released in 1987, Touched (1983), Rolling Thunder (1977), The Outfit (1973), The Jerusalem File (1972). Since, he directed Out for Justice, released in 1991, Brainscan (1994), Protection (2001).

When was "Lock Up" released:

Lock Up was initially released on Friday, August 04, 1989, in the United States.. This was thirty (30) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, February 02, 1990 in the United Kingdom; Thursday, January 11, 1990 in Germany and on Thursday, October 26, 1989 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "Lock Up":

At the casting of Lock Up we find Sylvester Stallone, previously seen in Rambo III (1988) and Over the Top (1987); Donald Sutherland (Lost Angels (1989), The Trouble with Spies (1987)); John Amos (Coming to America (1988), American Flyers (1985)) [ more... ]

  • Donald Sutherland and Frank D'Annibale can also be seen in Max Dugan Returns, released in 1983.
  • Sylvester Stallone and Donald Sutherland also appeared in Klute, released in 1971.
  • Sonny Landham and Frank McRae also worked together in 48 Hrs., released in 1982.
  • Tom Sizemore and Danny Trejo also appeared together in Heat, released in 1995.

What is the Storyline of "Lock Up":

Frank Leone (Sylvester Stallone), a skilled mechanic and footballer, is a model prisoner nearing the end of his sentence in a low-security prison. One night while sleeping in his cell, guards arrive and forcibly take Leone to maximum security Gateway Prison. Warden Drumgoole (Donald Sutherland) claims that Leone will serve hard time?it is revealed that Leone was the only person to escape from Treadmore and did so on Drumgoole's watch. Leone escaped because his mentor and friend was dying; Leone was refused [...]

Message board

No message has yet been posted about Lock Up.

Start a Topic



Film PosterFilm Poster

Explore more

Photo Gallery for "Lock Out", a film by James Mather and Stephen St. Leger
1 message - «Lock Out» (also known as "Section 8", "MS One: Maximum Security") is an upcoming Action/Science Fiction/Thriller film...

Photos of Guy Pearce from "Lock Out", a film by James Mather and Stephen St. Leger
1 message - Directed by James Mather & Stephen St. Leger, and written by Luc Besson, James Mather, and Stephen St. Leger, «Lock Out» (also known...

Photos of Maggie Grace from "Lock Out", a film by James Mather and Stephen St. Leger
1 message - Starring Maggie Grace, Guy Pearce, Peter Stormare, Vincent Regan, Lennie James and Joseph Gilgun, «Lock Out» (also known as "Section...

Dear John Quotes
50 messages - :...

spawn 2 undisputed 3 blood and bone 2
3 messages - michael jai white you and wesley snipes should play in a martial arts fighting movie together like you and jean-claude van damme did that would be a...

Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels( 1998 )Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
Directed by: G. Ritchie, starring J. Flemyng, D. Fletcher, N. Moran, J. Statham...

Lockout( 2012 )Lockout
Directed by: J. Mather, S. St. Leger, starring G. Pearce, P. Stormare, V. Regan, L. James...

Resources: Carolco Pictures, Gordon Company, White Eagle, Wikipedia and contributions from movie fans. Anyone can submit additionnal information and corrections, you can post a message into the forum, or you can contact me by e-mail. Information and materials are submitted by users and thus may not always contain up-to-date and correct information, so do not hesite to report mistakes, and submit corrections.Thank you!. Direct editing is no longer available, sorry.

  • Due to health issues, this site has been maintained on and off during the last few years. Some information is outdated, and I am trying to fix things progressively. Thank you in advance for your indulgence -The Webmaster-
  • Messages posted at this site are the sole opinion and responsibility of the poster. In no way will Theiapolis.com be liable or responsible for their content. If you believe something is inappropriate please do not hesitate to report it.
  • Information available at this site are based on the contributions submitted movie fans (visitors, registered members). I cannot guarantee the validity, accuracy or reliability of the information found here. If there are mistakes, or outdated information, I truly apologize. You can use the contact form to submit additional information. Thank you!