4.6/10
104
1 user 1 critic

White Hot (1988)

R | | Drama | February 1989 (USA)
An honest guy fails to resist temptation when left to babysit a drug dealers business.

Director:

Robby Benson

Writers:

Robert Madero (story), Robert Madero (screenplay) | 1 more credit »
Reviews

Photos

Learn more

More Like This 

Crystal Heart (1986)
Drama | Music | Romance
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.1/10 X  

A 22 year old man who has lived inside a crystal room because of a rare illness, meets an up and coming rock star, and the two fall in love.

Director: Gil Bettman
Stars: Lee Curreri, Tawny Kitaen, Lloyd Bochner
Marine Issue (1986)
Action | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.3/10 X  

Scott is a US Marine who travels Spain to see his sister Kim, after many years of separation. But she is dead, and there is nothing else to arrive him. Alone in the Madrid's streets, Scott ... See full summary »

Director: Denis Amar
Stars: Michael Paré, Tawny Kitaen, Peter Crook
Happy Hour (1986)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

A chemist experimenting with different formulas stumbles upon an ingredient that, when added to beer, makes it absolutely irresistible. Before he realizes it, an international spy is after ... See full summary »

Director: John De Bello
Stars: Jim Parrott, Richard Gilliland, Kathi Diamant
Modern Love (1990)
Comedy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Modern marriage is examined in this comedy drama about Greg, an anxious guy who must deal with the pressures and responsibilities of marriage, pregnancy, fatherhood and family life in general.

Director: Robby Benson
Stars: Robby Benson, Karla DeVito, Rue McClanahan
Playback (1996)
Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.1/10 X  

The marriage of David Burgess, a senior executive, and his beautiful wife, Sara Burgess, an interior designer, is under great strain because David is in the process of putting together the ... See full summary »

Director: Oley Sassone
Stars: George Hamilton, Tawny Kitaen, Shannon Whirry
Dead Tides (1996)
Action | Drama | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.6/10 X  

A tough, honorable former Navy SEAL gets more than he bargained for, but more than he can handle, when he accepts a job captaining a ship for a mysterious, sexy woman who turns out to be the wife of a ruthless drug kingpin.

Director: Serge Rodnunsky
Stars: Roddy Piper, Tawny Kitaen, Trevor Goddard
California Girls (TV Movie 1985)
Comedy | Drama
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.9/10 X  

A New Jersey auto mechanic travels to California to find the girl of his dreams and woos a bikini fashion model while the time quarreling with her high-powered manager and avoiding his New Jersey girlfriend who comes looking for him.

Director: Rick Wallace
Stars: Robby Benson, Martin Mull, Charles Rocket
Adventure | Fantasy
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 5.2/10 X  

Gwendoline arrives in China in a box, and is helped out of her immediate predicament by a female contact and a devil-may-care adventurer. She's on a mission to find her father, who was last... See full summary »

Director: Just Jaeckin
Stars: Tawny Kitaen, Brent Huff, Zabou Breitman
Die Laughing (1980)
Adventure | Comedy | Crime
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 4.7/10 X  

A San Francisco cab driver finds himself in possession of a monkey that is carrying a formula for turning atomic waste into a plutonium bomb. He finds himself framed for a murder and chased all over town by people trying to get the formula.

Director: Jeff Werner
Stars: Robby Benson, Linda Grovenor, Charles Durning
Sandra Brown's White Hot (TV Movie 2016)
Drama | Mystery
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.2/10 X  

Sayre Hoyle is a single and strikingly beautiful interior designer, enjoying success in San Francisco after running away from her Louisiana hometown, where her family still resides, a ... See full summary »

Director: Mark Jean
Stars: Shenae Grimes-Beech, Sean Faris, John Schneider
Running Brave (1983)
Biography | Drama | Sport
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 6.7/10 X  

The story of Billy Mills, the American Indian that came from obscurity, to win the 10,000 meter long distance foot race in the Tokyo Olympics.

Director: Donald Shebib
Stars: Robby Benson, Pat Hingle, Claudia Cron
Mystery | Thriller
    1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 2.8/10 X  

When an exotic dancer is murdered at a seedy strip club, her sister goes undercover to find the killer. While working at the club, she realizes that everyone is a suspect and she must work fast to find the killer and get revenge.

Director: Fred Olen Ray
Stars: Catherine Annette, Tim Abell, Bobby Rice
Edit

Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Robby Benson ... Scott
Tawny Kitaen ... Vanessa
Danny Aiello ... Charlie Buick
Kevin Gray Kevin Gray ... Butchie
Cliff Bemis ... Dwayne
Tony Gillan Tony Gillan ... Angelo
Paul Herman ... Vinnie
Tony Sirico ... Luke
Michael Ornstein ... Carlos
Anna Levine ... Heather
Carleen Dutton Carleen Dutton ... Charlie's Girl
Judy Tenuta ... Singer 1
Jack Coulter Jack Coulter ... Dealer 1
Janet Dailey Janet Dailey ... Tiffany
Seth Jones ... Elliot
Edit

Storyline

A young man, short of money, is persuaided into looking after the business of a local drug dealer for a week or two. Up until then, the guy had been an honest and clean of drugs, but when he spends his days surrounded by riches and drugs, he cannot resist... and neither can his addict wife. Written by Rob Hartill

Plot Summary | Add Synopsis

Genres:

Drama

Certificate:

R | See all certifications »
Edit

Details

Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

February 1989 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Do It Up See more »

Company Credits

Show more on IMDbPro »

Technical Specs

Runtime:

Sound Mix:

Dolby

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
See full technical specs »
Edit

Did You Know?

Soundtracks

DO IT
Written and Produced by Nile Rodgers & Philippe Saisse
See more »

Frequently Asked Questions

See more »

User Reviews

So Bad That It's Good
21 October 2003 | by gunnarvlSee all my reviews

Robbie Benson has made a career out of over-acting and acting poorly. In this bad film I believe he also directs as well as stars in it. All of the acting in this film is bad. The characters are not sympathetic at all and it is just so stupid that I enjoyed it thoroughly! Danny Aiello as the mob boss, Tawny Kitaen as the girlfriend, the dude from TV commercials as the best friend, the "slick' drug dealer "Butchie", it's all so terrible. This should have a special spot on the cult classic shelf.


11 of 17 people found this review helpful.  Was this review helpful to you? | Report this
Review this title | See one user review »

Contribute to This Page

Free Movies and TV Shows You Can Watch Now

On IMDb TV, you can catch Hollywood hits and popular TV series at no cost. Select any poster below to play the movie, totally free!

Browse free movies and TV series

Stream Trending TV Series With Prime Video

Explore popular and recently added TV series available to stream now with Prime Video.

Start your free trial



Recently Viewed