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Walter L. Hill II | Wally Hill | Thomas Lee
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(On filming Streets of Fire
(1984)) I think I thought I could handle things. Didn't know how to shoot music. Music had been important in my films, it was usually post production. This was tough stuff to shoot. I already had a great respect for people like Minnelli. I just couldn't seem to work it out without just putting up multiple cameras and shooting an awful lot of film... I later realized or...
Credits his spare writing style to an enormous influence on him from Alexander Jacobs
's script for Point Blank
(1967), which he read while initially trying to enter the film industry.
Several of Hill's films have a bar called "Torchy's." Inseveral of his films, characters utter a variation on Cody's (Streets of Fire
(1984)) and The Driver's exhortation to "Go home!"