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Hardball (1997)

R | | Action, Drama | Video 15 May 2001
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Incompatible fugitive recovery agents, the flighty Jersey Bellini (Michael Dudikoff) and his more serious-minded female partner, B.B. (Lisa Howard), have, for the last time, ticked off ... See full summary »

Director:

George Erschbamer

Writers:

John Dunning (story), Jim Cirile (screenplay) (as Michael Ellis) | 2 more credits »
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Cast overview, first billed only:
Michael Dudikoff ... Jersey
Lisa Howard ... B. B.
Tony Curtis ... Wald
Steve Bacic ... Carlos
L. Harvey Gold ... Santos (as Harvey Gold)
Pablo Coffey Pablo Coffey ... Theodore Tyler
Reese McBeth Reese McBeth ... Chili
April Telek ... Fiona
Claire Riley Claire Riley ... Lt. Ortega
Garry Chalk ... Wasser (as Gary Chalk)
Dale Wilson ... Chuck Ramsey
Alex Green ... Bass
Wayne Knechcel Wayne Knechcel ... Vassone
Jim Johnston Jim Johnston ... Desk Sergeant
Harvey Dumansky Harvey Dumansky ... Unger
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Storyline

Incompatible fugitive recovery agents, the flighty Jersey Bellini (Michael Dudikoff) and his more serious-minded female partner, B.B. (Lisa Howard), have, for the last time, ticked off mobster Wald (Tony Curtis) by apprehending his rather inept henchmen just as they are about to commit a robbery or kill one of Wald's enemies. That's when Wald turns their fate over to the ruthless Crazy Carlos (Steve Bacic), with the intention of having Bellini and B.B. killed. But the hapless bounty hunters keep having good luck just when they need it most.

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Taglines:

They'll Do What Ever It Takes...To Take Down Their Man See more »

Genres:

Action | Drama

Motion Picture Rating (MPAA)

Rated R for violence and some nudity | See all certifications »

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Did You Know?

Connections

Follows Bounty Hunters (1996) See more »

Soundtracks

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Music and Lyrics by Sean Patrick and Tim Hall
Performed by Sean Patrick and Tim Hall and Jim Cirile
Produced by John Perez and The Revolver Project
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A Good Sequel
3 December 2019 | by badboyjohn-38189See all my reviews

This movie was really enjoyable to watch as it a superbly written script that had a great mix of action and dramatic scenes plus there was even some great comedic scenes especially the ones involving an S&M outfit and a red nightgown. Plus I liked that there was hardly any profanity but the ending was ambiguous. The actors all did a great job in their roles especially Tony Curtis and like in the first movie the chemistry between Michael Dudikoff and Lisa Howard was great with some superb dialogue between them. The cinematography was excellent and the special effects were outstanding with some great explosions but some of the set decoration could have been done better.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

15 May 2001 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Bounty Hunters 2: Hardball See more »

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Runtime:

| (heavily cut) (16-rated)

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Ultra Stereo

Color:

Color
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