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Streets of Fire (1984)

R | | Action, Crime, Drama | 1 June 1984 (USA)
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A mercenary goes after his ex-girlfriend, a singer who has been kidnapped by a gang.

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Ellen Aim
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Billy Fish
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McCoy
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Reva Cody
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Officer Ed Price
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Officer Cooley
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Clyde the Bartender
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Greer
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Bird - The Sorels
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Reggie - The Sorels (as Grand Bush)
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Lester - The Sorels
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B.J. - The Sorels (as Mykel T. Williamson)
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Rock and Roll singer is taken captive by a motorcycle gang in a strange world that seems to be a cross of the 1950's and the present or future. Her ex-boyfriend returns to town and to find her missing and goes to her rescue. Written by K. Rose <rcs@texas.net>

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Tonight is what it means to be young. See more »


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1 June 1984 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Calles de fuego  »

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$14,500,000 (estimated)

Gross:

$5,600,000 (USA)
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(4 channels)| (70 mm prints)

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(Technicolor)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Walter Hill heard about Michael Paré from the same agent who recommended Eddie Murphy to him for 48 Hrs. (1982). See more »

Goofs

In the stairway scene Tom Cody's hair makes a drastic change. See more »

Quotes

Tom Cody: I've always been a tequila man.
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NEVER BE YOU
Performed by Laurie Sargent
Written by Tom Petty and Benmont Tench
Produced by Jimmy Iovine
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Comic book action story with style
15 January 2005 | by (Sweden) – See all my reviews

I seems that not everyone understands the greatness with this movie? -The actors do a really good work-Moranis is one, and Pare is good, but he has much less to play with as a carachter. -style is everything here: the lines are like they where stolen from old westerns or movies from the 50s. To really enjoy this movie: do not expect the ordinary action...see it as a "musical" set in a theatre and admire the artificial "artsiness" of this studio-style film! ...the bad guys are really bad...but funny, -and the good guy is really brave... -This is not suppose to be your ordinary action movie! -This is art...and poetry!

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/MadvikinS


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