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Walter L. Hill II | Thomas Lee
Did You Know?
(1982) was fun. Back then, Eddie Murphy
was very inexperienced, and Nick Nolte
was. Eddie wasn't an actor; he was just being an actor. Also, Nick is extremely talented and together they just clicked. It was a marvellous experience. Nick is someone I can call one of my best friends today,
Originally planned for his Streets of Fire
(1984) to be the first in a trilogy of films centering on the character of Tom Cody, played by Michael Paré
, but the film's box office failure put an end to that project.
Several of Hill's films have a bar called "Torchy's." In several of his films, characters utter a variation on Cody's (Streets of Fire) and The Driver's exhortation to "Go home!"