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The Return of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer (1986)

Not Rated | | Action, Crime, Mystery | TV Movie 18 April 1986
A young girl is kidnapped and there is an attempt on the daughter of an well-known actress. The kidnapper then turns up dead. Hammer is hired to protect the girl and travels to Los Angeles, where she is then kidnapped.

Director:

Ray Danton

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stacy Keach ... Mike Hammer
Emily Rose Chance Emily Rose Chance ... Megan (as Emily Chance)
Don Stroud ... Captain Pat Chambers
Lindsay Bloom ... Velda
Kent Williams ... Barrington
Lauren Hutton ... Joanna Lake
John Karlen ... Chapel
Frank McRae
Michael Preston ... David 'Dak' Anson Kola (as Mike Preston)
Leo Penn Leo Penn ... Leo
Mickey Rooney ... Jack Bergan
Stephen Macht ... Nick Anton
Vince Edwards ... FBI Agent Frank Walker
Bruce Boxleitner ... Himself
Dabney Coleman ... Himself
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Storyline

A kidnapping in Central Park followed by a near-kidnapping in Mike Hammer's neighborhood from a movie set brings Hammer into the fray. Hired to protect the young girl who was the near victim, Hammer follows the film crew to Hollywood. Once there, the girl is kidnapped and Hammer sets off in a mad search for her. In route he is led into an underground led by killers, gamblers, and a grim reminder of the Vietnam War. Written by John Sacksteder <jsackste@bellsouth.net>

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Certificate:

Not Rated
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Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

18 April 1986 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Le retour de Mike Hammer See more »

Filming Locations:

Burbank, California, USA See more »

Company Credits

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Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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Did You Know?

Trivia

When Hammer meets Jack Bergin (Mickey Rooney), he inquires about where he might find Nick Anton ('Stephen Macht (I)'). Bergin says he's probably "playing poker over at Joe Yule's." Joe Yule was an actor and Mickey's father. Mickey's real name is Joe Yule, Jr. See more »

Goofs

[All goofs for this title are spoilers.] See more »

Quotes

Mike Hammer: [upon finding a mime dead in a car trunk] People in show business like to say they were born in a trunk; this is one clown who died in one.
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Connections

Followed by Mike Hammer: Murder Takes All (1989) See more »

Soundtracks

Strawberry Fields Forever
(uncredited)
Written by John Lennon and Paul McCartney
A snatch is sung by Orville Tate (Tom Everett)
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