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Death Wish 4: The Crackdown (1987)

Architect/vigilante Paul Kersey takes on the members of a vicious Los Angeles drug cartel to stop the flow of drugs after his girlfriend's daughter dies from an overdose.

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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
... Paul Kersey
... Karen Sheldon
... Nathan White
... Ed Zacharias
George Dickerson ... Detective Reiner
... Det. Phil Nozaki (as Soon-Teck Oh)
... Erica Sheldon
... Randy Viscovich
... Nick Franco
James Purcell ... Vince Montono
Michael Russo ... Danny Moreno
... Art Sanella
Daniel Sabia ... Al Arroyo
... Jack Romero
... Tony Romero
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Storyline

Paul Kersey, LA architect and part-time vigilante, is fed up with violence and wants a quiet life. However, when friend's daughter dies of overdose, he has no choice but to go to war on drug dealers. Written by Dragan Antulov <dragan.antulov@altbbs.fido.hr>

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6 November 1987 (USA)  »

Also Known As:

Death Wish 4 - Das Weiße im Auge  »

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Box Office

Budget:

$5,000,000 (estimated)

Opening Weekend USA:

$2,466,557, 8 November 1987, Wide Release

Gross USA:

$6,880,310
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Trivia

Gail Morgan Hickman had previously contributed rejected scripts for Death Wish 3 (1985) and the script of another Charles Bronson film, Murphy's Law (1986). See more »

Goofs

During the shootout at the oil field, a man's head goes through the side window of a vehicle. It is obviously not normal side window safety glass since it breaks as if it was regular window pane glass. See more »

Quotes

Detective Nozaki: [aiming gun at Kersey] I can be very, very nasty if I want to be.
Paul Kersey: [fires at Nozaki with a hidden pistol through his canvas] So can I.
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References Blue Velvet (1986) See more »

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The Hunger
Written, Arranged, Performed and Produced by Michael Bishop
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Violent, Fun, Charlie's Back!
26 November 2003 | by See all my reviews

This is a good fun movie. The story is basically Charles Bronson killing gangsters! Imagine Grand Theft Auto 3 as a movie, and you got The Crack Down! The ending to the film is even somewhat of a remake of Yojimbo! I definetely recommend this movie to action lovers! This will not let you down! For God's sake, there's a roller rink shootout!!!! 5/5 STARS


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