Red Heat

Red Heat (1988)

Moscow's toughest detective. Chicago's craziest cop. There's only one thing worse than making them mad. Making them partners.

  • Genre: Action, Crime
  • Release Date: 1988-06-17
  • User Rating: 5.8/10 from 379 ratings
  • Runtime: 1h 44min
  • Language: English
  • Production Company: TriStar Pictures
  • Production Country: United States of America
  • Director: Walter Hill
star 5.8/10
From 379 Ratings


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 fled the country.

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  • Arnold Schwarzenegger

    as Capt. Ivan Danko
  • Jim Belushi

    as Det. Sgt. Art Ridzik
  • Ed O'Ross

    as Viktor Rostavili
  • Peter Boyle

    as Cmdr. Lou Donnelly
  • Laurence Fishburne

    as Lt. Charlie Stobbs
  • Gina Gershon

    as Catherine Manzetti
  • Brent Jennings

    as Abdul Elijah
  • Brion James

    as Streak
  • Peter Jason

    as TV Announcer
  • Pruitt Taylor Vince

    as Night Clerk
  • Kurt Fuller

    as Detective
  • Mike Hagerty

    as Pat Nunn
Directing Walter Hill Director
Writing Walter Hill Screenplay
Writing Harry Kleiner Screenplay
Writing Troy Kennedy Martin Screenplay
Production Gordon Carroll Producer
Production Walter Hill Producer
Production Mario Kassar Executive Producer
Production Andrew G. Vajna Executive Producer
Sound James Horner Original Music Composer
Camera Matthew F. Leonetti Director of Photography
Editing Donn Aron Editor
Editing Carmel Davies Editor
Editing Freeman A. Davies Editor
Directing James Dyer Assistant Director