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  • The Hard Way (1991)
  • R
    111 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
The Hard Way (1991)
R
111 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

An action movie star researching a role is allowed to tag along with a hardboiled New York City policeman, who finds him superficial and irritating.
Director
Writers
Lem Dobbs (story) (screenplay) | Michael Kozoll (story) | Daniel Pyne (screenplay)
Cinematographers
Donald McAlpine (as Don McAlpine) | Robert Primes
Casting Director
Production Designer
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Release date
Mar 8, 1991 (United States)

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Cast

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66 cast members
Name Known for
Michael J. Fox
Nick Lang Nick Lang   See fewer
James Woods
John Moss John Moss   See fewer
Stephen Lang
Party Crasher Party Crasher   See fewer
John Capodice
Grainy Grainy   See fewer
Luis Guzmán
Pooley (as Luis Guzman) Pooley (as Luis Guzman)   See fewer
LL Cool J
Billy Billy   See fewer
Mary Mara
China China   See fewer
Delroy Lindo
Captain Brix Captain Brix   See fewer
Conrad Roberts
Witherspoon Witherspoon   See fewer
George Cheung
Drug Dealer Drug Dealer   See fewer
Frank Geraci
Newsman Newsman   See fewer
Sophie Maletsky
Pizza Waitress Pizza Waitress   See fewer
Lewis Black
Banker Banker   See fewer
Rand Foerster
Banker Banker   See fewer
Kathy Najimy
Lang's Girl Friday Lang's Girl Friday   See fewer
Yasiin Bey
Dead Romeos (as Dante Smith) Dead Romeos (as Dante Smith)   See fewer
Dwayne McClary
Dead Romeos Dead Romeos   See fewer
Sharrieff Pugh
Dead Romeos Dead Romeos   See fewer
Anthony Thomas
Dead Romeos Dead Romeos   See fewer
Howard 'Stick' Baines
Dead Romeos Dead Romeos   See fewer
Shawn McLean
Dead Romeos Dead Romeos   See fewer
Curtis McClarin
Dead Romeos (as Curtis L. McClarin) Dead Romeos (as Curtis L. McClarin)   See fewer
Keenan Leung
Asian Gang Leader Asian Gang Leader   See fewer
Bill Cobbs
Raggedy Man Raggedy Man   See fewer
Reno
Diner Waitress Diner Waitress   See fewer
John Costelloe
Fake Dead Guy / Cop Fake Dead Guy / Cop   See fewer
Jack Gindi
Ticket Taker Ticket Taker   See fewer
Leif Riddell
Head Mugger Head Mugger   See fewer
Joseph Tripi
Mugger (credit only) Mugger (credit only)   See fewer
Karen Lynn Gorney
Woman in Subway Woman in Subway   See fewer
Janet Sarno
Continental Representative Continental Representative   See fewer
Jan Speck
T.V. Reporter T.V. Reporter   See fewer
Holly Kuespert
'Smoking Gunn' Girl 'Smoking Gunn' Girl   See fewer
John Ring
Homeboy Cop Homeboy Cop   See fewer
Michael Jeffrey Woods
Cop (as Michael Jeffery Woods) Cop (as Michael Jeffery Woods)   See fewer
William Truesdale
Witherspoon's Bodyguard Witherspoon's Bodyguard   See fewer
Mark Woodcock
Clothing Salesman Clothing Salesman   See fewer
Ed Setrakian
Chief Villain Chief Villain   See fewer
David Sosna
Frog Dog Vendor (as David O. Sosna) Frog Dog Vendor (as David O. Sosna)   See fewer
Adore O'Hara
Dead Entertainer Dead Entertainer   See fewer
Michael Badalucco
Pizza Man Pizza Man   See fewer
Jordanna Freedman
Moviegoer Moviegoer   See fewer
Merrill Witten
Scared Subway Woman Scared Subway Woman   See fewer
Mario Bosco
Boy in Theater Boy in Theater   See fewer
Craig Boccia
Actor (uncredited) Actor (uncredited)   See fewer
Trish Cook
Dancer (uncredited) Dancer (uncredited)   See fewer
Fabio
Bystander (uncredited) Bystander (uncredited)   See fewer
George Gerard
Theatre Goer (uncredited) Theatre Goer (uncredited)   See fewer
David Hummel
Police Officer (uncredited) Police Officer (uncredited)   See fewer
Jim Lavin
Dying film Detective (uncredited) Dying film Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
Anibal O. Lleras
Detective (uncredited) Detective (uncredited)   See fewer
Isabella Martinez Wall
Billy's Girlfriend (uncredited) Billy's Girlfriend (uncredited)   See fewer
Terry McFadden
Hip Cat (uncredited) Hip Cat (uncredited)   See fewer
Paul Mormando
Ninja 1 (uncredited) Ninja 1 (uncredited)   See fewer
Ronald Rand
Paramedic (uncredited) Paramedic (uncredited)   See fewer
Kariim Ratcliff
Movie Goer (uncredited) Movie Goer (uncredited)   See fewer
Andrew D. Schwartz
Press Photographer (uncredited) Press Photographer (uncredited)   See fewer
Charles Scorsese
Senior Citizen (uncredited) Senior Citizen (uncredited)   See fewer
Frank Stellato
Subway Yuppie (uncredited) Subway Yuppie (uncredited)   See fewer
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