|Heat 1995 R, 165 min.|
Genre: Drama / Thriller
Director: Michael Mann
Cast: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer, Jon Voight, Diane Venora, Ashley Judd, Amy Brenneman, Tom Sizemore, Jeremy Piven, Hank Azaria, Mykelti Williamson, Wes Studi, Dennis Haysbert, Natalie Portman, William Fichtner
Any film that Al Pacino and Robert De Niro both agree to perform in is guaranteed good movie fare. In this story, L.A. Police Detective Vincent Hanna (Pacino) becomes obsessed with the criminal activities of Neil McCauley (De Niro) and his gang of thieves. The climax is a riveting gunfight between cops and robbers across city streets in L.A.–do NOT miss this one.
|Heat 1987 R, 103 min.|
Genre: Action / Drama
Director: Dick Richards, Jerry Jameson
Cast: Burt Reynolds, Karen Young, Peter MacNicol, Howard Hesseman, Diana Scarwid, Alfie Wise, Joseph Mascolo, Neill Barry, Deborah Rush, Wendell Burton, Joanne Jackson, Joe Klecko, Peter Koch, Joseph Bernard, Barry Polkowitz
Las Vegas and Burt Reynolds combine in this film about a gambler, Mex Escalante (Reynolds), coming to the aid of his ex-girlfriend, hooker Holly (Karen Young), after she is attacked by thugs. Their leader is Danny DeMarco (Neill Barry) who is the son of a Mafia don, and, when Mex goes after him, troubles ensue.
|Oscar: Best Actor for Scent of a Woman (1992)|
|Oscars: Best Supporting Actor for The Godfather Part II (1974), Best Actor for Raging Bull (1980)|
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