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Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987 film)

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Director  Gary Sherman
Initial DVD release  May 8, 2001
Duration  
Country  United States
6/10 IMDb

Genre  Action, Crime, Drama
Music director  Joe Renzetti
Language  English
Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987 film) movie poster

Writer  Michael Patrick Goodman, Brian Taggert, Gary Sherman
Release date  January 16, 1987 (1987-01-16)
Cast  Rutger Hauer (Nick Randall), Gene Simmons (Malak Al Rahim), Eli Danker (Robert Aziz), Nick Faltas (Amir), Dennis Burkley (Farnsworth), Mel Harris (Terry)

Tagline  Nick Randall is a loner. A legend. A bounty hunter. He's the best there is at the job he hates.
Similar  Black Dawn (film), The Contractor (2007 film), Body of Lies (film)

Wanted: Dead or Alive is a 1987 action film directed by Gary Sherman and starring Rutger Hauer as Nick Randall, the descendant of the character Josh Randall, played by Steve McQueen in the 1958 television series of the same name.

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Plot

Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987 film) movie scenes

Nick Randall is a Los Angeles-based bounty hunter and an ex-CIA operative, who is asked by a former co-worker to help track down terrorist Malak Al Rahim. However, Malak Al Rahim is also looking for Randall, and Randall's employers tell him where to find him. This results in the death of his best friend, Sgt. Danny Quintz, and his girlfriend Terry, eventually forcing a showdown on the waterfront.

Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987 film) movie scenes

In the end Randall brings out Rahim handcuffed with a grenade jammed in his mouth. Randall explains to his bosses that they should send his payment to the family of Danny Quintz and he will just keep the extra bonus for bringing him in alive. As he starts to leave, he says, "Fuck the bonus" and pulls the grenade pin out.

Cast

Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987 film) movie scenes

  • Rutger Hauer as Nick Randall
  • Gene Simmons as Malak Al Rahim
  • Robert Guillaume as Philmore Walker
  • Mel Harris as Terry
  • William Russ as Det. Sgt. Danny Quintz
  • Susan MacDonald as Louise Quintz
  • Jerry Hardin as John Lipton
  • Hugh Gillin as Patrick Donoby
  • Robert Harper as Dave Henderson
  • Eli Danker as Robert Aziz
  • Joseph Nasser as Hasson
  • Suzanne Wouk as Jamilla
  • Gerald Papasyan as Abdul Renza
  • Nick Faltas as Amir
  • Hammam Shafie as Chemical Expert
  • Sam Longoria as FBI Agent (uncredited)
  • References

    Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987 film) Wikipedia
    Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987 film) IMDb Wanted: Dead or Alive (1987 film) themoviedb.org