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Death Wish 3 (1985)

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Architect/vigilante Paul Kersey arrives back in New York City and is forcibly recruited by a crooked police chief to fight street crime caused by a large gang terrorizing the neighborhoods.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Paul Kersey
... Kathryn Davis
... Richard Shriker
... Bennett
... Fraker
... Giggler
... Hermosa
... Angel
... The Cuban
Tony Britts ... Tulio
David Crean ... Hector
Nelson Fernandez ... Chaco
Alan Cooke ... Punk at Car
Bob Lee Dysinger ... Punk at Car (as Bob Dysinger)
Topo Grajeda ... Garcia
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Storyline

Paul Kersey, New York City architect and part-time vigilante, returns from L.A. to visit an old friend. Instead, he must avenge his death by fighting youth gangs. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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Release Date:

1 November 1985 (USA)  »

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Death Wish III  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$9,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$5,319,116, 3 November 1985, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$16,116,878, 15 December 1985

Cumulative Worldwide Gross:

$16,945,171
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(Rankcolor) (uncredited)

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1.85 : 1
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Trivia

The phrase "Dr. Davis telephone please, Dr. Davis telephone please" (when Bennett is in the hospital) was used in the intro "T.n.T. (Terror 'n Tinseltown)" of the the album "Dr. Feelgood" by Mötley Crüe. See more »

Goofs

Charlie (Kersey's friend who was killed) and Bennett (who helps Kersey) are supposed to be neighbors living in the same apartment building. However, their apartments are as different as they can be. Slum buildings often have identical flats. And even if some of them do differ from the others, Charlie's and Bennett's apartments are wildly different. Bennett's ceiling is almost twice as high as Charlie's, and his living room is also more than twice the size of Charlie's. See more »

Quotes

Paul Kersey: My friend Wildey's coming.
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Crazy Credits

A shot during the end credits shows police cars and an ambulance and fire truck screaming down a street towards the epicenter of the riots. See more »

Connections

Referenced in Jimmy Hollywood (1994) See more »

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Music by Roy Budd
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Soul Grinding Fun!!!
19 July 2001 | by See all my reviews

Oh my word!! I have never seen a film so lacking in any kind of moral judgement or consideration for anything other than the death of the scum! Michael Winner here makes a valid observation of human desires in displaying a gung-ho troth world of deep and damaged execution. Not only does he spoon feed us with utter hell on earth seen through the face of the moustached Bronson, but he also shows us the spoon he's feeding us with and says "look at what your watching now look at your self and ask the question: Are you enjoying this?" And even though you'll tell yourself NO IT CAN'T BE!!!! You'll know that deep down inside you'll know...it's a masterpiece


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