Search results for "Walter Hill"


48 Hrs. (1982)

A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Eddie Murphy  •  Annette O'Toole  •  Frank McRae

Another 48 Hrs. (1990) RT 15% / Audience 35%

DVD release: Feb 1999

For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the "Ice Man". Jack finds a picture that proves that the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Comedy • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Eddie Murphy  •  Nick Nolte  •  Brion James  •  Kevin Tighe

Crossroads (1986)

Cult classic starring Ralph Macchio as a want-to-be blues guitar virtuoso who seeks a long-lost song by legendary musician Robert Johnson.  (more)

GENRES: Drama • Music • Mystery • Romance
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Ralph Macchio  •  Joe Seneca  •  Jami Gertz  •  Joe Morton

Red Heat (1988) RT 62% / Audience 37%

DVD release: Mar 2001

A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Arnold Schwarzenegger  •  James Belushi  •  Ed O'Ross  •  Peter Boyle

Southern Comfort (1981) RT 88% / Audience 76%

DVD release: May 2001

A squad of National Guards on an isolated weekend exercise in the Louisiana swamp must fight for their lives when they anger local Cajuns by stealing their canoes. Without ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Keith Carradine  •  Powers Boothe  •  Fred Ward  •  Franklyn Seales

Streets of Fire (1984) RT 62% / Audience 70%

DVD release: Jul 1998

Raven Shaddock and his gang of merciless biker friends kidnap rock singer Ellen Aim. Ellen's former lover, soldier-for-hire Tom Cody, happens to be passing through town on a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • Music • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Michael Paré  •  Diane Lane  •  Rick Moranis  •  Amy Madigan

Supernova (2000)

Set in the 22nd century, when a battered salvage ship sends out a distress signal, the seasoned crew of the rescue hospital ship Nova-17 responds. What they find is a black ...  (more)

GENRES: Horror • Science Fiction • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Jack Sholder  •  Walter Hill
CAST:  James Spader  •  Angela Bassett  •  Robert Forster  •  Lou Diamond Phillips

The Driver (1978) RT 85% / Audience 77%

DVD release: Jun 2005

The Driver specializes in driving getaway cars for robberies. His exceptional talent has prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police a ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Ryan O'Neal  •  Bruce Dern  •  Isabelle Adjani  •  Ronee Blakley

The Long Riders (1980) RT 82% / Audience 73%

DVD release: Mar 2001

The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank raids ...  (more)

GENRES: History • Western
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  David Carradine  •  Keith Carradine  •  Robert Carradine  •  James Keach

The Warriors (1979) RT 89% / Audience 88%

DVD release: Jan 2001

Prominent gang leader Cyrus calls a meeting of New York's gangs to set aside their turf wars and take over the city. At the meeting, a rival leader kills Cyrus, but a Coney ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Crime • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  James Remar  •  Michael Beck  •  David Patrick Kelly  •  Dorsey Wright




Trespass (1992) RT 68% / Audience 47%

DVD release: May 1998

Two Arkansas firemen, Vince and Don, get hold of a map that leads to a cache of stolen gold in an abandoned factory in East St. Louis. What they don't know is that the factory ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Bill Paxton  •  Ice-T  •  William Sadler  •  Ice Cube

Undisputed (2002) RT 48% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Nov 2002

Monroe Hutchens is the heavyweight champion of Sweetwater, a maximum security prison. He was convicted to a life sentence due to a passionate crime. Iceman Chambers is the ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Adventure • Drama • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Wesley Snipes  •  Ving Rhames  •  Peter Falk  •  Michael Rooker

Hard Times (1975) RT Audience 20%

DVD release: Sep 2005

In the depression, Chaney, a strong silent streetfighter, joins with Speed, a promoter of no-holds-barred street boxing bouts. They go to New Orleans where Speed borrows money ...  (more)

GENRES: Drama
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Charles Bronson  •  James Coburn  •  Jill Ireland  •  Strother Martin

Last Man Standing (1996) RT 37% / Audience 52%

DVD release: Sep 2001

John Smith is a mysterious stranger who is drawn into a vicious war between two Prohibition-era gangs. In a dangerous game, he switches allegiances from one to another, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Mystery • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Bruce Willis  •  Bruce Dern  •  William Sanderson  •  Christopher Walken

Bullet to the Head (2013) RT 47% / Audience 39%

DVD release: Jul 2013

After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Sylvester Stallone  •  Sung Kang  •  Sarah Shahi  •  Adewale Akinnuoye-Agbaje

Wild Bill (1995)

Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock. The early career of legendary lawman is telescoped and culminates in his relocation in Deadwood and a reunion with Calamity Jane.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Western
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Jeff Bridges  •  Ellen Barkin  •  John Hurt  •  Diane Lane

Johnny Handsome (1989) RT 62% / Audience 47%

DVD release: Oct 2002

A career criminal who has been deformed since birth is given a new face by a kindly doctor and paroled from prison. It appears that he has gone straight, but he is really ...  (more)

GENRES: Crime • Drama
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Mickey Rourke  •  Ellen Barkin  •  Morgan Freeman  •  Forest Whitaker

Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)

The Apache Indians have reluctantly agreed to settle on a US Government approved reservation. Not all the Apaches are able to adapt to the life of corn farmers. One in ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Drama • History • Western
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Jason Patric  •  Wes Studi  •  Gene Hackman  •  Robert Duvall

Extreme Prejudice (1987) RT 71% / Audience 59%

DVD release: Jun 2001

A Texas Ranger and a ruthless narcotics kingpin - they were childhood friends, now they are adversaries.  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Drama • Thriller • Western
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Nick Nolte  •  Powers Boothe  •  Michael Ironside  •  María Conchita Alonso

(Re) Assignment (2016)

Ace assassin Frank Kitchen is double crossed by gangsters and falls into the hands of rogue surgeon known as The Doctor who turns him into a woman. The hitman, now a hitwoman, ...  (more)

GENRES: Action • Crime • Thriller
DIRECTION:  Walter Hill
CAST:  Michelle Rodriguez  •  Sigourney Weaver  •  Tony Shalhoub  •  Caitlin Gerard