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R | | Crime, Drama | 6 January 1994 (USA)
A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation of a corrupt cop. When she starts investigating a spree of murders in a bad neighborhood, she discovers a web of corruption which just might shed some new light on her father's past.

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Chris McIntyre
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Linda Kozlowski ... Keri Finnegan
Paul Sorvino ... Captain Phil Giarusso
Hector Elizondo ... Steve Donovan
John Shea ... Nick Donovan
Tammy Grimes ... Mrs. Finnegan
Viveca Lindfors ... Mrs. Robovit
William Thunhurst Jr. William Thunhurst Jr. ... Rocky Nicolletta
Keith Randolph Smith Keith Randolph Smith ... Jesse Hill
Mark Joy ... Mort Nitoski
Patricia Skeriotis ... Cele Nitoski
Bruce Kirkpatrick Bruce Kirkpatrick ... Vince
BJ Davis ... Damico
Bernard Canepari Bernard Canepari ... Janek
Barbara Mackenzie-Wood Barbara Mackenzie-Wood ... Lucy
Bill Dalzell Bill Dalzell ... Ben (as William Dalzell III)
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A P.I. is burdened by her late father's reputation of a corrupt cop. When she starts investigating a spree of murders in a bad neighborhood, she discovers a web of corruption which just might shed some new light on her father's past.

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Genres:

Crime | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violent action throughout, a scene of strong sexuality and for language | See all certifications »

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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

6 January 1994 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

A sikátor igazsága See more »

Filming Locations:

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

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Sound Mix:

Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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Keri Finnegan: Mort's a defendant waiting to happen.
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22 March 2001 | by heedarmySee all my reviews

Nothing particularly original but this is a well-made little thriller with a tough performance by Linda Kozlowski in the lead role. Refreshingly, her character handles most of the action herself without needing to be rescued by the male lead.


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