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Out for Justice (1991)

R  |   |  Action, Crime, Drama  |  12 April 1991 (USA)
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Brooklyn cop Gino Felino is about to go outside and play catch with his son Tony when he receives a phone call alerting him that his best friend Bobby Lupo has been shot dead in broad ... See full summary »

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Bobby Arms
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Joey Dogs (as Nicky Corello)
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Bochi (as Robert Lasardo)
John Toles-Bey ...
King
Joe Spataro ...
Det. Bobby Lupo
Ron Brumbelow ...
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Jack Cipolla ...
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Cop (as Charles Daniel)
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Storyline

Brooklyn cop Gino Felino is about to go outside and play catch with his son Tony when he receives a phone call alerting him that his best friend Bobby Lupo has been shot dead in broad daylight on 18th Avenue in front of his wife Laurie Lupo and his two kids by drug kingpin Richie Madano, who has been Gino and Bobby's enemy since childhood. As Gino is hunting Madano down, Gino discovers the motive behind Bobby's murder. This is when Gino's hunt for Madano leads to the showdown of a lifetime. Written by Todd Baldridge <sandib@eastky.com>

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He's a cop. It's a dirty job... but somebody's got to take out the garbage. See more »


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Rated R for strong violence and language, and for sensuality and drug use | See all certifications »

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12 April 1991 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

The Price of Our Blood  »

Box Office

Budget:

$14,000,000 (estimated)

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$39,673,161 (USA)
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Trivia

The movie was originally much longer and it included more plot and characters. Steven Seagal cut some of William Forsythe's scenes because he felt that Forsythe was upstaging him. Also, editor Michael Eliot re-edited the original cut of the movie. He did the same job with some other Warner Bros movies. Some scenes were deleted and some others were cut for pacing. This is why there are two montage scenes with no dialogue in the movie. Re-editing also caused some minor continuity mistakes. See more »

Goofs

Just before he fights with Richie, Gino grabs Tattoo's arm, pulls him through the railing and slams him face-first into a brick wall. When Tattoos hits the brick wall, it moves. See more »

Quotes

Detective Gino Felino NYPD: You, fuck nuts!
Station Wagon Tough Guy: Hey, you talk to me?
Detective Gino Felino NYPD: Yeah, would you have to be the guy who threw a puppy out of the window of this car the other day?
Station Wagon Tough Guy: Hey, why's that your fuckin' business anyway?
Detective Gino Felino NYPD: Cause I'm the animal lover.
Station Wagon Tough Guy: Animal lover, huh? Look, asshole, if you won't mind your fuckin' business I'll place you in the fuckin' receptacle and toss you out of the fuckin' window. How about that?
Detective Gino Felino NYPD: You're the tough guy, huh?
Station Wagon Tough Guy: Tough guy? I'll show you how fuckin' tough guy I am.
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Temptation
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Produced by David Michael Frank and Robert Jason
Performed by Teresa James (as Teresa Belmont James)
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"You crazy? You coulda shot somebody upstairs!" "But there ain't nobody upstairs!"
1 June 2008 | by See all my reviews

Sometimes, you're just in the mood for a good ass-kicking action movie. That is the definition of Out for Justice.

The movie is not very big on plot, although it does offer some in-sight on different back-stories, characters' pasts and several other things. We do get to know some characters pretty well, but others not so much.

Steven Seagal stars as the protagonist Gino Felino, the tough, ass-kicking cop who does things his own violent way but still has a soft side evident.

William Forsythe stars as the antagonist Richie Madano, the drug using, dirty, evil, sniveling, careless wise-guy who's violent night-long/citywide rampage has Gino chasing him all over town.

There are a lot of great action scenes, and plenty of ass-kicking by Steven Seagal for those who are into pure action. I usually like movies with a good story, but once in a while I like to kick back with a good, senseless action movie. So if you're into movies that favor action over plot: This is definitely one for you.

8/10.


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