Nick Pulovski is a cop, who is presently assigned to the auto theft division and who for the most part of his career has not done anything worthwhile. But when he discovers that a man named Strom is the brains behind a major car theft and chop shop ring, he sees this as his opportunity to do something. After his partner is killed, the case is then transfered to homicide, so he is taken off the case. And he is assigned a new partner, David Ackerman. a cop who has just recently been promoted to detective. But Pulovski feeling as if Strom is his decides to continue pursuing him but Ackerman who tries to play by the rules is not sure what to do, and he is also a little afraid cause of a childhood incident. Written by
Did You Know?
In an article entitled "Rookie Stunts, Effects Dazzle Viewer" published in the January 1991 edition of 'American Cinematographer', special effects supervisor John Frazier
said of this movie, "You know, things went really well, but you have to give credit to everyone involved. Clint Eastwood
and [production manager] David Valdes
really gave us the time and their confidence to do it right. We were never really rushed, which is so important. We were able to do every one of the major shots in one take: the car out of the building, the carrier turning over and the planes colliding. That says something. These guys respect the crew and every job being done. It makes a big difference". See more
After doing a face plant after he rolled his cop car while inside a car hauler; Clint shows up for work the next day without a mark on his face. Anyone who loses consciousness and falls forward always does some damage to there face; including cuts, bruises, and even a broken nose. See more
You need any help?
[Nick sticks a cigar in his mouth
Got a light?
[Nick keels over
Referenced in Thursday
All The Things You Are
Written by Jerome Kern
and Oscar Hammerstein II See more