Running Scared (1986 film)

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Running Scared is a 1986 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, with Steven Bauer, Jimmy Smits and Dan Hedaya in supporting roles.wikipedia
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Gregory Hines

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Running Scared is a 1986 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, with Steven Bauer, Jimmy Smits and Dan Hedaya in supporting roles.
Critics took note of Hines's comedic charm, and he later appeared in movies such as Wolfen, The Cotton Club, White Nights, Running Scared with Billy Crystal, Tap, and Waiting to Exhale.

Steven Bauer

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Running Scared is a 1986 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, with Steven Bauer, Jimmy Smits and Dan Hedaya in supporting roles. They must train detectives Anthony Montoya (Jon Gries) and Frank Sigliano (Steven Bauer), none other than the two undercover officers that saved them from being killed in the Gonzales bust.
The first was as Det. Frank Sigliano in the Billy Crystal and Gregory Hines cop comedy Running Scared.

Jon Gries

Jonathan Gries
They must train detectives Anthony Montoya (Jon Gries) and Frank Sigliano (Steven Bauer), none other than the two undercover officers that saved them from being killed in the Gonzales bust.
He is also known for his roles in Martin, The Pretender, The Monster Squad, Running Scared, Real Genius, and Dream Corp, LLC.

Billy Crystal

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Running Scared is a 1986 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, with Steven Bauer, Jimmy Smits and Dan Hedaya in supporting roles.
He later starred in the action comedy Running Scared (1986) and was directed by Reiner again in The Princess Bride (1987), in a comedic supporting role as "Miracle Max".

Dan Hedaya

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Running Scared is a 1986 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, with Steven Bauer, Jimmy Smits and Dan Hedaya in supporting roles.

Joe Pantoliano

Joseph Pantoliano
After arresting Snake (Joe Pantoliano), one of Julio's associates, they convince him to wear a wire in order to get the necessary evidence to put Julio away.

Jimmy Smits

Running Scared is a 1986 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, with Steven Bauer, Jimmy Smits and Dan Hedaya in supporting roles.

Darlanne Fluegel

Darlanne Fleugel
In order to get them back, Gonzales kidnaps Danny's ex-wife Anna (Darlanne Fluegel), whom he still loves and has been trying to reconcile with, and says he will trade her for his drugs; otherwise, he will kill her.
Not long afterward, in 1986, she portrayed Billy Crystal's ex-wife, Anna, in the buddy-cop action comedy Running Scared.

Rod Temperton

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Producer Rod Temperton also contributed two songs with his band The Rod Temperton Beat Wagon.
Temperton wrote the soundtrack for the 1986 film Running Scared.

Tracy Reed (American actress)

Tracy Reed
Her most memorable film roles include No Way Back (1976), Car Wash (1976), A Piece of the Action (1977), ...All the Marbles (1981) and Running Scared (1986).

Man Size Love

"Man Size Love" is a song recorded by Klymaxx for the MCA label that appears in the 1986 film Running Scared.

Michael McDonald (musician)

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The album sold well and produced three top 15 hits with performances by Klymaxx, Michael McDonald, New Edition, and Patti LaBelle.
By June 1986, the album had met little success, but McDonald then had a huge boost with the release of the single "Sweet Freedom", which appeared on the soundtrack to the Billy Crystal and Gregory Hines film Running Scared, and was McDonald's last top-10 hit on the Billboard Hot 100 chart.

Say You Really Want Me

"Say You Really Want Me" is a song by Kim Wilde from the film soundtrack Running Scared and later included in edited form on Wilde's own album Another Step.

James R. Thompson Center

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Danny agrees, leading to the final confrontation inside the high-rise atrium of the James R. Thompson Center.
The Thompson Center has been a filming location in several motion pictures, including 2000's The Watcher and 1990's The Kid Who Loved Christmas. The climax of 1986's Running Scared was filmed there.

Bruce Swedien

He worked on the scores for Night Shift, The Color Purple and Running Scared.

Peter Hyams

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Running Scared is a 1986 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, with Steven Bauer, Jimmy Smits and Dan Hedaya in supporting roles.
Peter Hyams (born July 26, 1943) is an American film director, screenwriter and cinematographer known for directing Capricorn One, the 1981 science fiction-thriller Outland, the 1984 science fiction film, 2010: The Year We Make Contact (a sequel to Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey), the 1986 action/comedy Running Scared, the comic book adaptation Timecop, the action film Sudden Death (both starring Jean-Claude Van Damme), and the horror films The Relic and End of Days.

Sweet Freedom (Michael McDonald song)

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The single's music video featured McDonald, along with actors Billy Crystal and Gregory Hines, in the film Running Scared.

Tommy Funderburk

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In 1986 he performed lead vocals on the song "Never Too Late to Start" on the soundtrack to the film Running Scared.

Gary DeVore

Running Scared is a 1986 American buddy cop action comedy film directed by Peter Hyams, written by Gary Devore and Jimmy Huston, and starring Gregory Hines, Billy Crystal, with Steven Bauer, Jimmy Smits and Dan Hedaya in supporting roles.

List of American films of 1986

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* List of American films of 1986

Chicago

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Ray Hughes (Hines) and Danny Costanzo (Crystal) are two police officers working on Chicago's North Side, known for their wisecracking demeanors and unorthodox police methods, which get results in their various cases.

Key West

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On vacation in Key West, Florida, the pair begin to question their career choice after the experience and decide to retire and open a bar.

Florida

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On vacation in Key West, Florida, the pair begin to question their career choice after the experience and decide to retire and open a bar.

Colombia

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During one of the attempts to capture Gonzales, Ray and Danny confiscate a large shipment of cocaine coming from Colombia.

Rotten Tomatoes

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Reviews were mixed, however, and the film has a current 60% rating on Rotten Tomatoes, based on 20 reviews.