Overview

This musical is based on four short stories by Damon Runyon. In one tale, gambler Feet Samuels sells his body to science just as he realizes that Hortense loves him and that he would rather live than die. In another story, Harriet's parrot is killed, and she has problems dealing with her loss. Then, there is a gambler, "Right", who has bloodhounds on his trail when he becomes a murder suspect. Finally, "The Brain" is bleeding profusely, and his friends search for a way to save his life through a blood transfusion.

  1. Howard Brookner

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Colman deKay

    Screenplay

  3. Damon Runyon

    Writer

Top Billed Cast

  1. Matt Dillon

    Matt Dillon

    Regret

  2. Jennifer Grey

    Jennifer Grey

    Lovey Lou

  3. Julie Hagerty

    Julie Hagerty

    Harriet MacKyle

  4. Rutger Hauer

    Rutger Hauer

    The Brain

  5. Madonna

    Madonna

    Hortense Hathaway

Full Cast & Crew

Bloodhounds of Broadway

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Facts

Status Released

Release Information

  • November 3, 1989
    PG
    Theatrical

    Meaning

    Some material may not be suitable for children under 10. These films may contain some mild language, crude/suggestive humor, scary moments and/or violence. No drug content is present. There are a few exceptions to this rule. A few racial insults may also be heard.

Original Language English

Runtime 1h 33m

Budget $4,000,000.00

Revenue -

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