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Blue City (1986)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  2 May 1986 (USA)
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Returning to the small Florida town where he grew up, Billy Turner (Nelson) learns that his father has been killed. With little help from the police, Billy will take matters into his own ... See full summary »

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Cast overview, first billed only:
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Billy Turner
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Annie Rayford
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Joey Rayford
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Chief Luther Reynolds
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Perry Kerch
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Malvina Kerch-Turner
Luis Contreras ...
Lieutenant Ortiz
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Debbie Torres
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Graf
Hank Stone ...
Hank (as Hank Woessner)
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Tiny (as Tommy Lister Jr.)
Rex Ryon ...
Rex
Felix Nelson ...
Caretaker
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Leroy
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Jailer
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Returning to the small Florida town where he grew up, Billy Turner (Nelson) learns that his father has been killed. With little help from the police, Billy will take matters into his own hands and go up against a ruthless local mob boss in a desperate search to find the killer. Written by leopardo_delle_nevi

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It's below Miami and above the law.

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Action | Crime | Drama

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2 May 1986 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Ciudad corrompida  »

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$6,947,787 (USA)
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About two years earlier actress Ally Sheedy appeared in another movie with the word "blue(s)" in the title with Oxford Blues (1984). See more »

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Referenced in Psych: Zero to Murder in Sixty Seconds (2007) See more »

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Tell Me Something Slick and Make It Quick
Written by Ry Cooder and Jim Dickinson
Performed by Bobby A. King (as Bobby King) and Terry Evans
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Judd Nelson playing the part of Burt Reynolds
14 September 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Judd Nelson playing the part of Burt Reynolds. I always thought that was the best way to describe this film. That description is not meant to take anything away from it. Just a description of it.

Like in many of Reynolds' roles, Nelson plays a smart mouthed wisecracking anti-hero. He's not nearly as sure of himself as his pretends to be. Like many of Reynolds' characters, Nelson's Billy Turner is making it up as he goes along as he seeks rough justice. Unlike many action adventure films, the outcome is in doubt. Turner is not an invincible killing machine.

I remember seeing it when it came out. I thought it was a fun film worth watching. The theme is appealing. I think it's an underrated film and the proof the critics' opinions are just that: opinions and therefore subjective. You have to see it for yourself.


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