8 Million Ways to Die

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8 Million Ways to Die ★★ 1985 (R)

An excop hires himself out to rescue a pimp-bound hooker, and gets knee-deep in a mess of million-dollar drug deals, murder, and prostitution. Slow-moving but satisfying. Based on the book by Lawrence Block. 115m/C VHS . Jeff Bridges, Rosanna Arquette, Andy Garcia, Alexandra Paul; D: Hal Ashby; W: Oliver Stone; C: Stephen Burum; M: James Newton Howard.