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Dead Pool, The Movie

Movie Review for Dead Pool, The

Summary

This 80's movie was the last of the Dirty Harry series. This time, Harry is the victim of a criminal plot.

Dead Pool, The DVD

DVD Release

The DVD for the movie Dead Pool, The was released on November 20, 2001 by Warner Home Video and is rated R.

Plot

The Dead Pool begins a couple of years after the last film. Harry Callahan finds that fame is a harsh mistress. The press has become quite acquainted with him after he sent to jail a famous mob moss.

Meanwhile, a film director decides to start a game called The Dead Pool. In this game, a group of people choose ten celebrities that they think are going to die before the game ends. Mysteriously, the people in the list start to die and Callahan has to solve the mystery.

Cast

Harry Callahan - Clint Eastwood
Samantha Walker - Patricia Clarkson
Peter Swan - Liam Neeson
Al Quan - Evan C. Kim
Harlan Rook - David Hunt

Trivia

The body count of The Dead Pool is 14.

The Dead Pool is the only Dirty Harry movie where a musical hit was used as part of the soundtrack. The song was “Welcome to the Jungle” of Guns N’ Roses.

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80's Film Facts:

The Movie Dead Pool, The was released to theatres on 07/13/1988 by Warner Bros., and grossed $37,903,000 at the box office in the US.


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