Burt Simpson (Dabney Coleman) is nearing retirement and he finds that he has a disease that will kill him within days. He then finds that his life insurance only pays off if he is killed in the line of duty. In order to leave something to his wife and children, Simpson becomes super cop, ignoring danger and trying his best to get killed. Written by
John Vogel <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Getting killed ain't as easy as it looks.
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Did You Know?
The building at the climax of the movie is the same one used in the climax of True Lies
(1994) and many of the shots are similar to this later film. See more
The shadow of the camera crew can be visible on the ground towards the end of the car chase. See more
You can't spend your whole life planning what'll make you happy tomorrow or you'll never be happy today. You've got to do it now.
Remade as Gambler
Roll With It
Performed by Steve Winwood
Written by Steve Winwood
(uncredited), Will Jennings
(uncredited), Eddie Holland
(uncredited), Brian Holland
(uncredited) and Lamont Dozier
Courtesy of Virgin Records Limited See more