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One Tough Cop (1998)

R  |   |  Action, Crime  |  9 October 1998 (USA)
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A detective tries to remain loyal to his partner, and his best friend - a mobster.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
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Bo Dietl
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Duke Finnerly
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Joey O'Hara
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Richie La Cassa (as Mike McGlone)
Christopher Bregman ...
Gang Banger #1
Mike Santana ...
Gang Banger #2
Vito Rezza ...
Cop #1
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Cop #2
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Gunman Popi
Dana Dietl ...
Little Girl
Deirdre Coleman Imus ...
EMS Worker (as Deirdre Coleman)
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Rudy
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Frankie 'Hot' Salvino
Lori Alter ...
Wife Terry
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FBI Agent Burt Payne
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Storyline

A detective tries to remain loyal to his partner, and his best friend - a mobster.

Plot Summary | Plot Synopsis

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Sometimes the facts get lost in the headlines.

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Action | Crime

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for strong violence and language | See all certifications »
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Release Date:

9 October 1998 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Acariciando la muerte  »

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Box Office

Opening Weekend:

$651,350 (USA) (9 October 1998)

Gross:

$1,220,906 (USA) (18 December 1998)
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Trivia

The real Bo Dietle makes a cameo in the scene after he kills Frankie Hot. He is the detective on scene who directs Reagan to the character Bo sitting on the sidewalk. See more »

Goofs

The undercover police car Bo and Duke drives changes from a Dodge to a Plymouth. See more »

Quotes

Dietl: Being a cop gave me a chance to make a difference.
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Burn Like The Sun
Written by Andrew Sherman
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The beginning begins must to be fascinating, but the continuation is a little bit flat.

The New York policeman Stephen Baldwin partied with his childhood friend, the mafioso Mike McGlone. Their complicity draws the attention of FBI... Inspired by the life of the policeman Bo Dietl, this muscular whodunit interpreted by Stephen Baldwin ("The Usual Suspects") brushes a bitter and violent picture of the daily life in the New York police. The first quarter of an hour let augur a robust detective, bitter and restless film. But the continuation does not hold the initial promises. The intrigue, badly tied up, suffers from the Stephen Baldwin's transparent interpretation.


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