• Tank (1984)


Release Date: 1984

DVD Release Date: May 1st, 2001

PG |1 hr 53 min

Plot Summary

Zack Carey (James Garner) is a decorated military officer who takes a new post in small-town Georgia, moving with his wife (Shirley Jones) and their son, Billy (C. Thomas Howell). When Zack clashes with the local deputy, he incurs the wrath of corrupt sheriff Cyrus Buelton (G.D. Spradlin), who proceeds to frame young Billy on drug charges. When all other attempts to handle the situation fail, Zack opts to free Billy from jail with his own vintage tank, setting off an escalating conflict.

Cast: James Garner, G.D. Spradlin, C. Thomas Howell, Shirley Jones, Jenilee Harrison, James Cromwell, Dorian Harewood, Mark Herrier

Director: Marvin J. Chomsky

Genres: Comedy drama

Production Co: Lorimar Film Entertainment

Keywords: Family, Endearing, Escape, Son, 1980s, Wife, Spirited, Amusing, Husband, Small town, Pursuit