Red Heat


1h 43m 1988

Brief Synopsis

A tough, disciplined Russian policeman teams up with an unpredictable, wise-cracking Chicago detective to track down the most wanted Russian criminal.

Film Details

Also Known As
Danko, Dimitri, Double détente
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Action
Crime
Thriller
Release Date
1988
Production Company
John Coffey
Distribution Company
TriStar Pictures
Location
Budapest, Hungary; Moscow, Soviet Union; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Synopsis

A tough, disciplined Russian policeman teams up with an unpredictable, wise-cracking Chicago detective to track down the most wanted Russian criminal.

Crew

John Acevedo

Production Assistant

Michael Adams

Stunts

Donn Aron

Editor

Kim Balser

Assistant

Lloyd Barcroft

Dolly Grip

Acker Bilk

Song

Ernie Bishop

Set Decorator

Patrick Blymyer

Gaffer

Xochi Blymyer

Production Assistant

Michael Boddicker

Assistant

Frederick J Brown

Sound Editor

Shelley Brown

Sound Editor

Tony Brubaker

Stunts

Jackie Burch

Casting

Brian Callahan

Costumes

Gordon Carroll

Producer

Donald R Casella

Transportation Coordinator

Ferne Cassel

Casting Associate

Larry Cavanaugh

Special Effects Coordinator

James Cavarretta

Sound

John Coffey

Cable Operator

Al Cohn

Assistant

Lucy Coldsnow-smith

Adr Editor

Christopher Conkling

Accounting Assistant

Xochitl Contis

Assistant

Phyllis Corcoran-woods

Costumes

Michael Corenblith

Art Director

Kathleen Courtney

Production Assistant

Erin Cummings

Set Designer

Erin Cummins

Assistant Art Director

Jim Cunnigham

Assistant

Kathryn Darrell

Assistant

Carmel Davies

Editor

Freeman Davies

Editor

Jeff Dawn

Makeup

Bennie Dobbins

Stunt Coordinator

James R. Dyer

Assistant Director

Robert Easton

Dialogue Coach

Phil Eubanks

Assistant

Ginger Farley

Choreographer

Giovanni Ferrara

Other

Brandon Fields

Assistant

Bob Fillis

Electrician

Carl Fischer

Boom Operator

Wayne Fitzgerald

Titles

Nancy Fogarty

Music Editor

Charles Geocaris

Assistant

Michael Germain

Makeup

Mark Gomez

Choreographer

Richard Bryce Goodman

Sound Mixer

Allan Graf

Stunts

Douglas Greenfield

Consultant

Walt Hadfield

Construction Coordinator

Terry Haggar

Color Timer

Lisa Hanock

Assistant

Walter Hill

Screenplay

Walter Hill

From Story

Walter Hill

Producer

James Horner

Music

Mario Kassar

Executive Producer

Constance A Kazmer

Adr Editor

Jack Keller

Sound

Suzy Kellett

Assistant

Howard Keys

Other

Harry Kleiner

Screenplay

Rick Kline

Sound

Chris Knapton

Assistant

Robert Kocourek

Production Accountant

Elliot L. Koretz

Sound Editor

Luca Kouimelis

Script Supervisor

Joel Kramer

Stunts

Rick Lefevour

Stunts

Robert Lemer

Location Manager

Anthony J Leonardi

Other

John R. Leonetti

Camera Operator

Matthew F. Leonetti

Director Of Photography

Richard J Levin

Dga Trainee

John Linder

Key Grip

Stacy Logan

Stunts

Troy Kennedy Martin

Screenplay

Kazuo Matsui

Assistant

Bruce V. Mcbroom

Photography

Kathy Mccart

Sound

Mike Mcdonagh

Assistant

Robert Mellin

Song

Donald O Mitchell

Sound

Dan Moore

Costume Supervisor

Dan Moore

Costume Designer

Shawn Murphy

Music

Nick Navarro

Set Designer

Mickey Oliver

Song

Lauren Palmer

Adr Editor

Rodger Pardee

Sound Editor

Jeff Passanante

Foreman

Dirk Petersmann

Unit Production Manager

Michael Pitt

Production Assistant

Michelle Pleis

Sound Editor

Lorraine Raglin

Assistant Director

Nigel Rick

Production Assistant

Kris Robinson

Accounting Assistant

Tim Roslan

Driver

Victoria Rose Sampson

Sound Editor

Steven Schaeffer

Assistant

Yoko Seto

Assistant Editor

Michele Sharp

Sound Editor

Tom Shaw

Property Master Assistant

John Sherrod

Stunts

Michael R Sloan

Post-Production Supervisor

Don Speakman

Craft Service

Michael St Hilaire

Camera Operator

Bruce Steinheimer

Special Effects Supervisor

Neil Stubenhaus

Assistant

Barry K Thomas

Assistant Director

David M Thornton

Production Assistant

Peter Tothpal

Hair

Elliot Tyson

Sound

Steve Ullman

Assistant Camera Operator

Ian Underwood

Assistant

Andrew Vajna

Executive Producer

John C Vallone

Production Designer

Jill Vandermeer

Production Coordinator

Garor Varadi

Assistant Director

Michael D Weldon

Assistant Camera Operator

Michael Welsh

Song Performer

Michael Welsh

Song

Kay Whipple

Stunts

Renee Wilson

Assistant

Bill Winter

Assistant Camera Operator

Mae Woods

Associate Producer

Rick A Young

Property Master

Film Details

Also Known As
Danko, Dimitri, Double détente
MPAA Rating
Genre
Comedy
Action
Crime
Thriller
Release Date
1988
Production Company
John Coffey
Distribution Company
TriStar Pictures
Location
Budapest, Hungary; Moscow, Soviet Union; Chicago, Illinois, USA; Los Angeles, California, USA

Technical Specs

Duration
1h 43m

Quotes

Trivia

Miscellaneous Notes

Released in United States Summer June 17, 1988

Wide Release in United States June 24, 1988

Released in United States on Video December 29, 1988

Re-released in United States on Video October 19, 1994

Re-released in United States on Video May 9, 1995

Formerly distributed by International Video Entertainment (IVE).

Second unit director and stunt coordinator Bennie Dobbins died during the shooting of the film, and the film is dedicated to his memory.

Wide Release in United States June 24, 1988

Released in United States on Video December 29, 1988

Re-released in United States on Video October 19, 1994

Re-released in United States on Video May 9, 1995

Released in United States Summer June 17, 1988