Shakedown

(1988)

Overview

When a local drug dealer shoots a dishonest cop in self-defense, lawyer and renegade undercover cop join forces to clear him. But when their investigation leads them into a maze of greed and corruption, they learn that in a town where everything is for sale, anything can happen.

  1. James Glickenhaus

    Director, Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Peter Weller

    Peter Weller

    Roland Dalton

  2. Sam Elliott

    Sam Elliott

    Richie Marks

  3. Patricia Charbonneau

    Patricia Charbonneau

    Susan Cantrell

  4. Antonio Fargas

    Antonio Fargas

    Nicky 'N.C.' Carr

  5. Blanche Baker

    Blanche Baker

    Gail Feinberger

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Shakedown
Shakedown

Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • May 6, 1988
    R
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Under 17 requires accompanying parent or adult guardian 21 or older. The parent/guardian is required to stay with the child under 17 through the entire movie, even if the parent gives the child/teenager permission to see the film alone. These films may contain strong profanity, graphic sexuality, nudity, strong violence, horror, gore, and strong drug use. A movie rated R for profanity often has more severe or frequent language than the PG-13 rating would permit. An R-rated movie may have more blood, gore, drug use, nudity, or graphic sexuality than a PG-13 movie would admit.

Original Language German

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget $6,000,000.00

Revenue -

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