The January Man

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The January Man ★★ 1989 (R)

An unorthodox cop, previously exiled by a corrupt local government to the fire de partment, is brought back to the force in New York City to track down a serial killer. Written by the “Moonstruck” guy, Shanley, who apparently peaked with the earlier movie. 97m/C VHS, DVD . Kevin Kline, Susan Sarandon, Mary Elizabeth Mastrantonio, Harvey Keitel, Rod Steiger, Alan Rickman, Danny Aiello; D: Pat O'Connor; W: Pat O'Connor, John Patrick Shanley; C: Jerzy Zielinski; M: Marvin Hamlisch.