48 Hrs.

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48 Hrs. ★★★ 1982 (R)

An experienced San Francisco cop (Nolte) springs a convict (Murphy) from jail for 48 hours to find a vicious murdering escaped con. Murphy's film debut is great and Nolte is perfect as his gruff foil. 97m/C VHS, DVD . Ned Dowd, Nick Nolte, Eddie Murphy, James Remar, Annette O'Toole, David Patrick Kelly, Sonny Landham, Brion James, Denise Crosby; D: Walter Hill; W: Walter Hill, Larry Gross, Steven E. de Souza, Roger Spottiswoode; M: James Horner.