D.O.A. (1988)

R 03/18/1988 (US) MysteryThriller 1h 36m

Someone poisoned Dexter Cornell. He's got to find out who. He's got to find out why. He's got to find out now. In 24 hours, he'll be Dead On Arrival.


Dexter Cornell, an English Professor becomes embroiled in a series of murders involving people around him. Dexter has good reason to want to find the murderer but hasn't much time. He finds help and comfort from one of his student, Sydney Fuller.

  1. Rocky Morton


  2. Annabel Jankel


  3. Charles Edward Pogue


Top Billed Cast

  1. Dennis Quaid

    Dennis Quaid

    Dexter Cornell

  2. Meg Ryan

    Meg Ryan

    Sydney Fuller

  3. Charlotte Rampling

    Charlotte Rampling

    Mrs. Fitzwaring

  4. Daniel Stern

    Daniel Stern

    Hal Petersham

  5. Jane Kaczmarek

    Jane Kaczmarek

    Gail Cornell

  6. Christopher Neame

    Christopher Neame


  7. Robin Johnson

    Cookie Fitzwaring

  8. Robert Knepper

    Robert Knepper

    Nicholas Lang

  9. Jay Patterson

    Jay Patterson

    Graham Corey

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Status Released

Original Language English

Budget -

Revenue $12,706,478.00


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