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48 Hrs.

48 Hrs.(1982)

Also Known As: 48 Hours | Forty Eight Hours | Forty-Eight Hours |

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Brief Synopsis

Jack Cates is a hard-nosed cop who is paired up with Reggie Hammond -- a convict who is released from prison in Cates's custody for 48 hours in order to help Cates track down a pair of maniacal cop killers.

Cast & Crew

Walter Hill Director
Nick Nolte Detective Jack Cates
Eddie Murphy Reggie Hammond
Frank Mcrae Captain Haden
James Remar Albert Ganz
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MPAA Ratings:  R Premiere Info: 
Release Date:  1982 Production Date: 
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Sound:  Production Co:  Paramount Pictures .....Studio, Paramount Pictures .....Domestic Theatrical Distributor, Paramount Home Media Distribution .....Domestic Video Distributor
Duration(mins):  Country:  United States (USA)
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  • 48 Hrs. (1982)

    James Higgins 2010-04-06

    Great film, the writers and director Walter Hill did an amazing job combining action, drama and comedy. It's a perfect blend. The comedy lightens... MORE>