Under the Gun

(1988)

Overview

A St. Louis cop, Mike Braxton (Sam Jones), receives an urgent call for help from his brother Tony (Nick Cassavetes), a small time thief in Los Angeles. Mike rushes to LA and finds that his brother has been murdered and his brother Tony's girlfriend gunned down right in front of him. Mike quickly learns Tony was a courier for an arms smuggler, Simon Stone (John Russell). When Mike meets Stone's lawyer, Samantha Richardson (Vanessa Williams), the two team up to bring down Stone's arms smuggling empire. However, Mike's infatuation with Samantha keeps putting them in greater danger.

  1. James Sbardellati

    Director, Writer

  2. James Devney

    Screenplay, Story

  3. Almer John Davis

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Sam Jones

    Sam Jones

    Mike Braxton

  2. Vanessa Williams

    Vanessa Williams

    Samantha Richards

  3. John Russell

    John Russell

    Simon Stone

  4. Michael Halsey

    Frank

  5. Nick Cassavetes

    Nick Cassavetes

    Tony Braxton

Full Cast & Crew

Under the Gun
Under the Gun

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • April 5, 1989
    Theatrical

    Meaning

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 26m

Budget -

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