MOVIEmeter
SEE RANK
Down 4,649 this week

The Long Hot Summer (1985)

TV Movie  -   -  Drama | Romance  -  6 October 1985 (USA)
7.2
Your rating:
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 -/10 X  
Ratings: 7.2/10 from 586 users  
Reviews: 20 user

Add a Plot

Director:

Writers:

(stories), , 1 more credit »
0Check in
0Share...

User Lists

Related lists from IMDb users

a list of 127 titles
created 14 Jan 2011
 
list image
a list of 110 titles
created 23 Jan 2012
 
a list of 38 titles
created 08 Apr 2012
 
a list of 10000 titles
created 26 Jun 2012
 
a list of 818 titles
created 07 Apr 2013
 

Related Items

Connect with IMDb


Share this Rating

Title: The Long Hot Summer (TV Movie 1985)

The Long Hot Summer (TV Movie 1985) on IMDb 7.2/10

Want to share IMDb's rating on your own site? Use the HTML below.

Take The Quiz!

Test your knowledge of The Long Hot Summer.

User Polls

Nominated for 2 Primetime Emmys. Another 1 nomination. See more awards »
Learn more

People who liked this also liked... 

Dead Bang (1989)
Action | Crime | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6/10 X  

A cop is gunned down on Xmas eve. Jerry Beck, the homicide cop given the job of hunting the killer, investigates some leads which bring him into contact with a group of white supremacy ... See full summary »

Director: John Frankenheimer
Stars: Don Johnson, Penelope Ann Miller, William Forsythe
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.7/10 X  

Wiley and Sandra have been happily married for years and are now in the process of breaking up. Sam, his childhood friend, is just beginning to fall in love with a new teacher at the high ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Greenwald
Stars: Don Johnson, Susan Sarandon, Jeff Daniels
The Hot Spot (1990)
Crime | Drama | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.4/10 X  

When the drifter Harry Madox reaches a small town in Texas, he gets a job as used car salesman with the dealer George Harshaw and settles down in a hotel room. During a fire, Harry observes... See full summary »

Director: Dennis Hopper
Stars: Don Johnson, Virginia Madsen, Jennifer Connelly
Documentary | Biography | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.5/10 X  

Ross McElwee sets out to make a documentary about the lingering effects of General Sherman's march of destruction through the South during the Civil War, but is continually sidetracked by ... See full summary »

Director: Ross McElwee
Stars: Ross McElwee, Dede McElwee, Ross McElwee Jr.
Paradise (1991)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

Melanie Griffith and Don Johnson (at the time married to each other) play Lily and Ben Reed, a young couple torn apart by a family tragedy. It would take a miracle to rekindle their love ... See full summary »

Director: Mary Agnes Donoghue
Stars: Melanie Griffith, Don Johnson, Elijah Wood
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.5/10 X  

In 1958, two teenagers take their pride and joy, a hopped-up Chevy, and start a cross-country journey to enter it in the National Championship drag races in California. Along the way they ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Compton
Stars: Nick Nolte, Don Johnson, Robin Mattson
Harem (TV Movie 1986)
Drama | Romance | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.1/10 X  

Jessica, a young British girl, goes off to Arabia with her father to be with her fiancé when he's called there suddenly on diplomatic duty. On a tourist journey she's kidnapped by what ... See full summary »

Director: William Hale
Stars: Nancy Travis, Art Malik, Sarah Miles
The Rebels (TV Movie 1979)
Drama | History | War
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7/10 X  

Philip Kent(Andrew Stevens) takes part in the american revolution and the newly formed congress.

Director: Russ Mayberry
Stars: Andrew Stevens, Don Johnson, Doug McClure
The Long, Hot Summer (1965–1966)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 8.2/10 X  
Stars: Nancy Malone, Roy Thinnes, Paul Geary
Six Pack (TV Movie 1983)
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 7.4/10 X  

Failed series pilot based on the film of the same name.

Director: Rod Amateau
Stars: Don Johnson, Markie Post, Jennifer Runyon
Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.8/10 X  

Three young friends decide to share a house together in London over the summer. But as the outside world infiltrates their happy home, truths are revealed, tensions rise and their ... See full summary »

Director: Matt Hilliard-Forde
Stars: Michael Alexander, Lucy Briers, Jessica Brohn
Maggie (TV Movie 1986)
Comedy | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  
Director: Waris Hussein
Stars: Lucy Aston, Betsy Blair, Marshall Colt
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
...
...
...
...
...
...
...
Wilson Mahood
Alexandra Johnson ...
Stephen Davies ...
Charlotte Stanton ...
...
Armistead Howlett
...
Isaac
...
Billy Quick
...
Bill Thurman ...
Houstin
Edit

Storyline

Add Full Plot | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama | Romance

Edit

Details

Country:

Language:

Release Date:

6 October 1985 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Dlugie gorace lato  »

Company Credits

Show detailed on  »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Color:

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See  »
Edit

Did You Know?

Connections

Remake of The Long, Hot Summer (1958) See more »

Soundtracks

One More Roll of the Dice
Music and Lyrics by Steve Moos
Orchestration by Charles Bernstein
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

This FAQ is empty. Add the first question.

User Reviews

Simply a Gorgeous Jewel! ;-)
21 October 2003 | by (NL/N-H/HHW) – See all my reviews

First its a very sexy & charming remake of The Long Hot Summer'85. I was pleasant surprised! The movie is a typical Long Hot Summer'80 remake. Don Johnson and Jason Robards luckily carry the whole movie as thé main characters. Playing each other. DJ has a way with consuming & working the camera like Paul N. using every aspect... Its wonderful to see him strong, slick, humorous and vulnerable at the same time. ;-) Only the story could have more depth and maybe a bit longer. So they could have worked out the caracters more. OH well (even) for (not) DJ fans i garantee ITS A SIGHT FOR YOUR EYES!

Perfect for a Long Hot Summer evening girls. As for the guys...don't get too serious about The Long Hot Summer. Its an enjoyable piece, you should watch with your girl...


8 of 13 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you?

Message Boards

Recent Posts
does anyone know when this movie might be released arismckenna
Long hot summer (Starring Don Johnson) ulla-18
Plot Cleavis
I missed the last 10 minutes --- WHAT HAPPENED? kwr0558
Title of the song? living57
close to home gudgurl86
Discuss The Long Hot Summer (1985) on the IMDb message boards »

Contribute to This Page

Create a character page for:
?