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!
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Did You Know?
One of two 1987 produced screenplays of screenwriter Jim Kouf
first released in that year. The other film script was for the picture The Hidden
(1987). See more
When the police car goes over the embankment and starts to roll, you can see the crew standing underneath the bridge. They are dressed in blue and red jackets See more
Referenced in Jersey Girl
Rhythm Is Gonna Get You
Written by Gloria Estefan
(as Gloria M. Estefan) & Enrique Elías García
(as Enrique Garcia)
Performed by Gloria Estefan
and The Miami Sound Machine
Courtesy of CBS Records Inc. See more