Streets of Fire (1984)

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Streets of Fire is an American action film first released on 1st June 1984, directed by Walter Hill. Cinematography was by Andrew Laszlo and the film was scored by Ry Cooder. It stars Michael Paré, Diane Lane, Rick Moranis, Amy Madigan and Willem Dafoe.   It is a RKO Pictures production, produced by Lawrence Gordon and distributed by Universal Pictures. Location filming was in Chicago, Illinois, USA.   The film was released with the tagline: "Tonight is what it means to be young."   It is a color film and runs to 1 hour and 33 minutes.  

Our overall rating for Streets of Fire is: good - passable entertainment.

Other noteworthy films that have been directed by Walter Hill include: Hard Times (1975), The Warriors (1979), Wild Bill (1995) and Last Man Standing (1996). The actor Diane Lane has also appeared in: Touched by Love (1980), Six Pack (1982), Chaplin (1992) and Mad Dog Time (1996).

Other films that are worth watching include: Chris Marker's A.K. (1985), Anatole Litvak's Goodbye Again (1961), Luchino Visconti's Il Gattopardo (1963), Raymond Depardon's Profils paysans: l'approche (2001) and Luis Buñuel's Tristana (1970).




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