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Death Wish 3 (1985)

 -  Action | Crime | Drama  -  1 November 1985 (USA)
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Architect/vigilante Paul Kersey arrives back in New York City and is forcibly recruited by a crooked police detective to fight street crime caused by a large gang terrorizing the neighborhoods.

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Hector
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Chaco
Alan Cooke ...
Punk at Car
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Punk at Car
Topo Grajeda ...
Garcia
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Storyline

Paul Kersey, New York City architect and part-time vigilante, returns from L.A. to visit an old friend. Instead, he must avenge his death by fighting youth gangs. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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1 November 1985 (USA)  »

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Death Wish III  »

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$9,000,000 (estimated)
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1.33 : 1
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Trivia

The screenplay for this movie was written by Don Jakoby under the pseudonym Michael Edmonds. See more »

Goofs

Kathryn claims she lives in a basement, yet the interior of her house is clearly that of a standard, ground-level house. See more »

Quotes

Paul Kersey: It's like killing roaches - you have to kill 'em all, otherwise what's the use?
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Crazy Credits

A shot during the end credits shows police cars and an ambulance and fire truck screaming down a street towards the epicenter of the riots. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Natural Born Killers (1994) See more »

Soundtracks

Night Steppin'
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Music by Paul Fishman and Philip Saatchi
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User Reviews

The Greatest Film Ever Made
12 July 2000 | by (Memphis) – See all my reviews

Wow! What a movie! I can't get over how much I enjoy it! I watch this movie time and time again and enjoy it more and more. This is by far and way the best of the Death Wish series.

The directing is superb, (particularly the scene with Charles and Ed Lauter patrolling the streets shooting punks to a funky 70's soundtrack.)Winner builds up just the right amount of tension, action, humour and emotion at exactly the right moments. There is a high standard of acting on display here. Apart from Charles's flawless performance, there is a career best from Ed Lauter here as the vigilante cop. The plot is superbly written, the only drawback is, it was too short! (I hope they bring out a DVD version with extra scenes soon) Best Bit:- Hard to choose, there are so many classic scenes. Lookin for trouble ma'an? (You'll know what I mean when you see the film) Best Line:- Tell you what I'm gonna do. I'll kill a little old lady, just for you. Catch it on the 6 o'clock news!


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