Action Jackson


1h 33m 1988

Brief Synopsis

A tough-as-nails Detroit cop keeps after a murderous auto executive in the bullet-filled thriller "Action Jackson" (1988). When a vicious auto magnate decides the best way to eliminate the competition is to actually eliminate the competition, off-the-rails lawman Jericho 'Action' Jackson is there to take him down. Starring Carl Weathers, Craig T. Nelson, Sharon Stone and Vanity.

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Action
Release Date
1988
Production Company
Harrison Marsh
Distribution Company
Lorimar Productions
Location
Denver, Colorado, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Detroit, Michigan, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 33m

Synopsis

A tough-as-nails Detroit cop keeps after a murderous auto executive in the bullet-filled thriller "Action Jackson" (1988). When a vicious auto magnate decides the best way to eliminate the competition is to actually eliminate the competition, off-the-rails lawman Jericho 'Action' Jackson is there to take him down. Starring Carl Weathers, Craig T. Nelson, Sharon Stone and Vanity.

Crew

Paul Abascal

Hair

Paula Abdul

Choreographer

Jerry Allison

Song

Michael Amorelli

Electrician

Darlene Anderson

Accounting Assistant

Gordon Antell

Production Assistant

Jim Bandsuh

Swing Gang

Bill Barcroft

Grip

Lloyd Barcroft

Dolly Grip

Ron Bartlett

Foley Editor

Jay Bartus

Props

Bobby Bass

Stunts

Don Bassman

Sound

John Bates

Adr

Gary Baxley

Stunts

Paul Baxley

Stunts

Douglas E Beal

Camera

Michael J. Benavente

Sound Effects Editor

Bob Bergdahl

Director Of Photography

Jason Bloom

Production Assistant

Patrick Blymyer

Gaffer

Simone Boisseree

Stunts

John Borland

Stunts

Buddy Botham

Director Of Photography

Steve Boyum

Stunts

Janet Brady

Stunts

Brad Brock

Adr

Christopher S Brooks

Music Editor

Alonzo Brown

Stunts

Jophery Brown

Stunt Coordinator

Jophery Brown

Stunts

Tony Brubaker

Stunts

Jim Burk

Stunts

Kim Cage

Song

James D Camomile

Special Effects Foreman

Sue Ann Carwell

Song

Steve Chambers

Stunts

Arlester Christian

Song

Kevin F Cleary

Sound

Doug Coleman

Stunts

Eugene Collier

Stunts

Jim Connors

Stunts

Bernadette Cooper

Song

Jack W Crain

Props

Vern Dautenhahn

Driver

William Dawson

Construction

Vince Deamicis

Driver

Leon Delaney

Stunts

Robert Deschane

Foley Mixer

Autry Dewalt

Song

Al Di Sarro

Special Effects Coordinator

Eddy Donno

Stunts

Scott Eddo

Makeup

Andrew Epper

Stunts

Joseph Fama

Construction Coordinator

William N Fannon

Swing Gang

Gus Feederle

Swing Gang

Mike Fenster

Driver

Bob Fillis

Electrician

Bob Fiore

Electrician

Christopher Flick

Foley Editor

Stephen Hunter Flick

Sound Effects

Michael Forte

Driver

Teresa Friedrich

Editorial Assistant

Kenneth Gamble

Song

Antonio Garrido

Dolly Grip

Bess Gilbert

Casting

Patrick Gordon

Driver

Allan Graf

Stunts

David W Gray

Consultant

Mark Green

Music Editor

Don Haflich

Driver

Glenn F Haines

Casting Associate

Cece Hall

Adr Editor

Herbie Hancock

Music

Robert B Harris

Set Costumer

Robert Harris

Costume Supervisor

John Hart

Electrician

Mark Helfrich

Editor

Cliff Hill

Transportation Coordinator

Myra Hill

Transportation Captain

Jimmy Jay Hinkle

Other

Buddy Holly

Song

Norman Howell

Stunts

Jerrie Hubbard

Song

Leon Huff

Song

Thomas J Huff

Stunts

Lemel Humes

Song

Anthony Jackson

Song

Sarah Jacobs

Foley Artist

William Jakubecy

Driver

Mc Jam

Song

Pee Wee Jam

Song

Frank Jimenez

Assistant Editor

Jesse Johnson

Song

Michael Alan Kahn

Production Assistant

Michael Kamen

Music

Donald Keading

Swing Gang

Florence Kemper-bunzel

Set Costumer

Tony Kerum

Caterer

Richard King

Sound Effects Editor

Henry Kingi

Stunts

Nicholas Vincent Korda

Sound Editor

Mary Lee Kortes

Song

Luca Kouimelis

Script Supervisor

Dave Koz

Song Performer

Joel Kramer

Stunts

Jackie Krost

Music Supervisor

Clem Lacava

Driver

Myron Lapka

Stunts

Teresa Laws

Song

Greg Lazzaro

Location Manager

Julius Leflore

Stunts

Phil M Leonard

Set Decorator

Ruggero Leoncavallo

Music

John R. Leonetti

Director Of Photography

John R. Leonetti

Camera Operator

Matthew F. Leonetti

Director Of Photography

John Linder

Key Grip

Johnny London

Grip

James A Lundin

Driver

Bud Maffett

Sound

Kenneth Marquis

Driver

Harrison Marsh

Cable Operator

Robert S Mcdonald

Construction

Dwayne Mcgee

Stunts

Stephen Mclaughlin

Music

Terry Miller

Assistant Director

Ernie Molina

Driver

Paula-marie Moody

Stunts

Bennie Moore

Stunts

Edward Morey

Steadicam Operator

Randy Muller

Song

Bob Orrison

Stunts

John Oteri

Camera Operator

Richard Overton

Sound

Michael Papac

Props

Michael Papac

Other

Enrico Paronelli

Other

Steve Perry

Unit Production Manager

Steve Perry

Associate Producer

Diane Petersen

Stunts

Norman Petty

Song

Wilson Pickett

Song Performer

Bernard Pincus

Sound Editor

Jim Porter

Other

Karen Rae

Casting

Virginia Randolph-weaver

Art Director

Frank Reinhard

Production Assistant

John Reinhart

Consultant

Bob Reneau

Screenplay

Robert Reneau

Screenplay

Robert Renga

Sound

Peter Robarts

Location Manager

Brian J Rock

Production

Dennis Rogers

Sound

Wally Rose

Stunts

Benjamin Rosenberg

Assistant Director

Gloria Salas

Production Accountant

Steve Salas

Song

Hank Salerno

Adr Editor

Fred Scheiwiller

Stunts

Norman B Schwartz

Adr/Dialogue Editor

Andrew Sebok

Props

Steven Share

Location Assistant

Tatum Share

Assistant

Debby Shively

Other

Richard Shore

Sound Effects

Cathy Shorr

Sound Effects Editor

John Shouse

Sound Editor

Joel Silver

Producer

Ronald Sinclair

Adr Editor

Kathy Sledge

Song

Tamara Smith

Production Associate

Peter Sorel

Photography

Ed Sreidel

Foley Artist

Michael St Hilaire

Camera Operator

Ron Stein

Stunts

Chuck A. Tamburro

Helicopter Pilot

Michael Tamburro

Other

Paul Tampoulos

Transportation Captain

Elaine K. Thompson

Production Associate

Tom Tomlinson

Property Master

Don Trumble

Driver

Stephen Ullman

Assistant Camera Operator

Arthur Vacca

Props

Marilyn Vance-straker

Costume Designer

Steve Vandeman

Stunts

Vanity

Song

Vanity

Song Performer

Bruno Vanzeebroeck

Props

Doug Vaughn

Boom Operator

Lisa Viole

Production Coordinator

Louis Viscolosi

Stunts

Gene Warnecke

Driver

James E Webb

Sound

Michael D Weldon

Assistant Camera Operator

Gerard Williams

Stunts

Kae Williams Jr.

Song

Film Details

MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Action
Release Date
1988
Production Company
Harrison Marsh
Distribution Company
Lorimar Productions
Location
Denver, Colorado, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA; Detroit, Michigan, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 33m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States on Video July 13, 1988

Released in United States Winter February 12, 1988

Directorial debut for Craig R Baxley.

Began shooting May 4, 1987.

Released in United States Winter February 12, 1988

Released in United States on Video July 13, 1988