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Desperate Hours
Directed by:
Michael Cimino

Released on October 05 of 1990 in the USA, "Desperate Hours" (also known as "24 Stunden in seiner Gewalt", "Ore disperate") is a Thriller/Crime/Drama film directed by Michael Cimino, and written by Lawrence Konner (screenplay) , starring Mickey Rourke, Anthony Hopkins, Mimi Rogers, Lindsay Crouse, Kelly Lynch and Elias Koteas.

Who is stronger? A psychopath who feeds on terror? Or a father driven by fear? Only time will tell.

Who is the director of "Desperate Hours":

Desperate Hours was directed by Michael Cimino, an American writer, director, and producer.

Before Desperate Hours, Michael Cimino had directed The Sicilian, released in 1987, Heaven's Gate (1980), The Deer Hunter (1978), Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974). Since, he directed .

What was the release date of "Desperate Hours":

Desperate Hours was initially released on Friday, October 05, 1990, in the United States.. This was twenty-nine (29) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, January 09, 1991 in France; Thursday, January 31, 1991 in Germany; Thursday, March 19, 1992 in Australia and on Saturday, January 19, 1991 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Desperate Hours":

At the casting of Desperate Hours we find Mickey Rourke, previously seen in Wild Orchid (1990) and Johnny Handsome (1989); Anthony Hopkins (A Chorus of Disapproval (1988), The Dawning (1988)); Mimi Rogers (The Mighty Quinn (1989), Hider in the House (1989)) [ more... ]

  • Mimi Rogers, Stanley White and Peter Crombie also worked together in The Doors, released in 1991.
  • Mickey Rourke and Mimi Rogers have both also be seen in White Sands, released in 1992.
  • Anthony Hopkins and David Morse have both also be seen in Hearts in Atlantis, released in 2001.
  • Mimi Rogers and Elizabeth Ruscio also appeared together in Hider in the House, released in 1989.

What is the Storyline of "Desperate Hours":

In Utah, Nancy Breyers (Kelly Lynch) is a defense lawyer who is inexplicably in love with client Michael Bosworth (Mickey Rourke), a sociopathic convict. During a break from a courtroom hearing, Nancy sneaks a gun to Bosworth. After Bosworth snaps a guard's neck, Bosworth and Nancy slip away.

Bosworth tears at Nancy's clothing and leaves her behind, where she will tell authorities Bosworth held her at gunpoint during his escape. He speeds off in a car with his brother Wally (Elias Koteas), and their [...]

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