The film opens with a daring escape of a convict imprisoned for killing an FBI agent, then moves on to two Seattle detectives chasing a suspect who gets away, destroying a forklift in the process, these two detectives are reassigned to a stakeout, watching the girlfriend of the escaped federal prisoner. One falls in love with her, the escaped convict eventually catches up to her, with them actually, and in the midst of their getaway, the escaped convict learns that his woman's man is a cop, but the two detectives kill him, saving the day. Written by
It's a tough job but somebody's got to do it!
See more »
Did You Know?
Wikipedia and show-business trade paper Variety have both reported that although the film is set in Seattle, Washington State, USA the picture was filmed in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. See more
During the first arrest at the fish processing plant, mountain peaks are visible close to the downtown Seattle area. There are no mountain peaks adjacent to downtown Seattle. Mount Rainier is sometimes visible in the distance, but it is about a two to three hour drive from downtown Seattle. See more
[seeing Phil and Jack leave, laughing about something
Yeah, I smell a rat, they are up to something. I don't know what it is, but they are up to something. I'm going to find out what it is
[he raises binoculars to his eyes, lowers them, then turns to Chris
Do you know what it is?
[casually, with a straight face
Yeah, I think I have a pretty good idea
What, what, tell me?
[...] See more
Remade as Vandanam
This Night Was Made (For One Thing Only)
Written by Arthur B. Rubinstein
& Douglas Brayfield
Performed by Randy Crawford
Courtesy of Warner Bros. Records Inc. See more