Red Heat



A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and fled the country.

  1. Walter Hill

    Director, Screenplay

  2. Troy Kennedy Martin


  3. Harry Kleiner


Top Billed Cast

  1. Arnold Schwarzenegger

    Arnold Schwarzenegger

    Capt. Ivan Danko

  2. James Belushi

    James Belushi

    Det. Sgt. Art Ridzik

  3. Ed O'Ross

    Ed O'Ross

    Viktor Rostavili

  4. Peter Boyle

    Peter Boyle

    Cmdr. Lou Donnelly

  5. Laurence Fishburne

    Laurence Fishburne

    Lt. Charlie Stobbs

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Red Heat
Red Heat



Status Released

Release Information

  • June 17, 1988


    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 English

Runtime 1h 44m

Budget $29,000,000.00

Revenue $34,994,648.00

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