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Cold Steel (1987)

On Christmas Eve Johnny Modine's father is murdered by a psycho cut-throat. The cop swears bloody revenge, though he's taken off the case. He doesn't suspect yet that he's also target in a ... See full summary »

Director:

Dorothy Ann Puzo

Writers:

Lisa M. Hansen (story), Dorothy Ann Puzo (story) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Brad Davis ... Johnny Modine
Sharon Stone ... Kathy Connors
Jonathan Banks ... Isaac 'Iceman'
Jay Acovone ... Cookie
Adam Ant ... Dorian Michael 'Mick' Duran
Eddie Egan ... Lt. Hill
Sy Richardson ... Rashid
Anne Haney ... Anna Modine
Ron Karabatsos ... Fishman
William Lanteau William Lanteau ... Sam Modine
Mindy Seeger ... Wanda
Jesse Aragon Jesse Aragon ... Gang Leader
Pat Asanti ... Sgt. Yancy
Robert Cervi Robert Cervi ... Tatoo
Heidi Kozak ... Gang Girl
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Storyline

On Christmas Eve Johnny Modine's father is murdered by a psycho cut-throat. The cop swears bloody revenge, though he's taken off the case. He doesn't suspect yet that he's also target in a diabolic plan of revenge. Written by Tom Zoerner <Tom.Zoerner@informatik.uni-erlangen.de>

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A deadly trap is set in a dangerous game of cat and mouse.

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Action | Thriller

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

9 April 1988 (Japan) See more »

Also Known As:

Stiletto See more »

Filming Locations:

Los Angeles, California, USA

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Box Office

Gross USA:

$285,885
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Runtime:

| (Columbia edited)

Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.85 : 1
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Trivia

Anthony LaPaglia's movie debut. See more »

Quotes

Gang Leader: Come on man, forget about the fucking candy. Let's get out of here!
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Connections

References Bambi (1942) See more »

Soundtracks

Party Line
Lyrics by Jill Gaynes
Music by David A. Jackson
Performed by Eli Baer and Rich Shaw
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Bad Manners and Good Physique
30 July 2011 | by wes-connorsSee all my reviews

After his father is slashed to death on Christmas Eve, handsome Los Angeles policeman Brad Davis (as Johnny Modine) embarks on the inevitable. While pursuing meth-addicted Jonathan Banks (as Isaac), Mr. Davis gets sexy Sharon Stone (as Kathy Connors) to show a little skin. The hero is supported by buddy Jay Acovone (as Cookie) and former glam / new wave rocker Adam Ant (as Mick) helps the villain. A flashback reveals some violent silliness triggered the plot. We get a good chase scene, with plenty of crashing. "The Godfather" writer's rarely seen daughter Dorothy Ann Puzo directed.

***** Cold Steel (12/11/87) Dorothy Ann Puzo ~ Brad Davis, Sharon Stone, Jonathan Banks, Adam Ant


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