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48 Hrs.

1982-12-07 | Thriller / Action

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A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.
Director: Walter Hill
Stars: Nick Nolte, Eddie Murphy

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    New Star of the Year in a Motion Picture - Male

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On July 30, 2021, there were 5109 public reaction to 48 Hrs. including rougher, pretty rough, brusque, live wire character, trigger-happy.
A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer..
The sequels of 48 Hrs. are 48 Hrs., Another 48 Hrs..
The runtime of 48 Hrs. is 96 minutes.
48 Hrs. won 1983 Cognac Festival du Film Policier, 1982 Los Angeles Film Critics Association Awards.
The director of 48 Hrs. is Walter Hill.
The revenue of 48 Hrs. was 78,868,508 USD.
The certification of 48 Hrs. is R.
The production budget of 48 Hrs. was 12,000,000 USD.
The casts of 48 Hrs. are Nick Nolte starring as Jack Cates, Eddie Murphy starring as Reggie Hammond, Annette O'Toole starring as Elaine, Frank McRae starring as Haden, James Remar starring as Albert Ganz, David Patrick Kelly starring as Luther.
The release date of 48 Hrs. is December 07, 1982.
The genre of 48 Hrs. is Thriller,Action,Comedy,Crime,Drama.