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
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Series Fun Facts
- 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.
- On 10 December 2004, a set in the Tucson Convention Center (TCC) being used to film a mine collapse caught fire when the special effects department made a big mistake. Five people were…
[show]On 10 December 2004, a set in the Tucson Convention Center (TCC) being used to film a mine collapse caught fire when the special effects department made a big mistake. Five people were injured, two of them enough to need hospitalization. The fire destroyed everything on the set, including all of the production gear and equipment, and the TCC sustained heavy water and smoke damage. The invitations to the premier screening said "the film that set Tucson on fire."
- Stephen King used the word desperation in his novel Doctor Sleep.