A sheriff arrests a family, a couple, and a famous writer all of whom appear to be drug runners (or are they?). They are all jailed in the cells in the deserted town of Desperation. They must fight for their freedom not to mention their lives. (Characters are shown in order of appearance. Running time excludes commercials)
Last EpisodeTV Movie: Desperation Aired: May. 23, 2006
- **Contains Spoilers** While driving through the Nevada desert to Salt Lake City, Peter Jackson and his wife Mary are stopped by …
Series Fun Facts
- In Johnny Marinville's (Tom Skerritt) flashback to Vietnam, the club that he flees just before the explosion was built into an empty storefront on Tucson's Congress Street. It's directly…
[show]In Johnny Marinville's (Tom Skerritt) flashback to Vietnam, the club that he flees just before the explosion was built into an empty storefront on Tucson's Congress Street. It's directly across from the Hotel Congress, where John Dillinger and his gang were based when they were in Tucson. As of September 2006 the storefront remains empty and boarded up.
- Though never revealed on-screen the name of the Carver's young daughter is Kirsten. David Carver only refers to her by the nickname "Pie" in the film.
- Goof (crew or equipment visible): When Cynthia gets in Steve's moving truck, you can see her wireless microphone transmitter antenna in her right rear pocket.