Street Justice (film)
Street Justice is a 1987 American action film directed by Richard C. Sarafian.
|Directed by||Richard C. Sarafian|
|Written by||James J. Docherty|
|Cinematography||Roland "Ozzie" Smith|
|Edited by||Mark Lee Goldberg|
|Distributed by||Warner Bros.|
The plot involves CIA agent Curt Flynn (Michael Ontkean) who narrowly avoids death in a bombing, escapes from imprisonment by the Soviets, and returns to his New Jersey hometown. There he attempts to protect his wife Catherine (Joanna Kerns) from a corrupt family which controls the town.
Despite being set in New Jersey, the bulk of filming took place in Toronto.
|Michael Ontkean||Curt Flynn|
|Joanna Kerns||Catherine Watson|
|J. D. Cannon||Dante|
|Jeanette Nolan||Mrs. Chandler|
|Richard Cox||Sam Chandler|
|David B. Nichols||Ed Watson|
|William Windom||Father Burke|
|Alan Scarfe||Eugene Powers|
Street Justice received negative reviews. TV Guide criticized the film's script as "clumsy" and "loaded with lackluster dialog and stock characters." Leonard Maltin called it "slow, unconvincing, and instantly forgettable."
- "Street Justice". TV Guide. Retrieved August 13, 2017.
- Maltin, Leonard (September 3, 2013). Leonard Maltin's 2014 Movie Guide. Penguin. ISBN 9781101609552. Retrieved August 13, 2017 – via Google Books.
- Masciarelli, Michael (August 19, 2016). "Blue Monkey". In Borseti, Francesco (ed.). It Came from the 80s!. McFarland. p. 22. ISBN 9781476625638. Retrieved August 13, 2017 – via Google Books.
- Rourke, Mary (January 10, 1988). "Sheer Folly: Catherine Bach Gets a Kick From Decorative Leg Wear". Los Angeles Times. Retrieved August 13, 2017.