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Walter L. Hill II | Wally Hill | Thomas Lee
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(On Red Heat
(1988)) I didn't want to do sci-fi and it's tough to use Arnold credibly in an American context with his accent. I thought it would be interesting if he could play a Russian cop in the US. I wanted to do a traditional John Wayne
larger-than-life movie. You then ask the question: Will the American audience accept an unapologetic Soviet hero, someone who will not defect ...
Stated on the DVD introduction for the Ultimate Director's Cut on The Warriors
(1979) that he is against making special editions to his own films because he feels that movies should speak for themselves and do not demand as he describes "special explanations and long apologies".
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!"