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The Hot Spot
Directed by:
Dennis Hopper

"The Hot Spot" (also known as "The hot spot - il posto caldo", "Hot Spot - Spiel mit dem Feuer, The") is a Crime/Drama/Romance/Thriller film directed by Dennis Hopper, and written by Nona Tyson (screenplay), released in the USA on October 12 of 1990 . Don Johnson is starring, alongside Virginia Madsen, Jennifer Connelly, Charles Martin Smith, William Sadler and Jerry Hardin.

Film Noir Like You've Never Seen.

Who directed "The Hot Spot":

The Hot Spot was directed by Dennis Hopper, an American actor, director, and writer.

Before making The Hot Spot, Dennis Hopper had directed Catchfire, released in 1990, Colors (1988), Out of the Blue (1980), The Last Movie (1971), Easy Rider (1969). Since, he directed Chasers, released in 1994.

When was "The Hot Spot" released:

The Hot Spot was initially released on Friday, October 12, 1990, in the United States. Also released on this day were Bloodfist II (dir. Andy Blumenthal), Memphis Belle (dir. Michael Caton-Jones), Mr. Destiny (dir. James Orr), and The Spirit of '76 (dir. Lucas Reiner). This was twenty-nine (29) years ago.

It has been released on Saturday, September 08, 1990 in Canada; Wednesday, January 16, 1991 in France and on Thursday, January 17, 1991 in Germany.

Who is at the casting of "The Hot Spot":

At the casting of The Hot Spot we find Don Johnson, previously seen in Sweet Hearts Dance (1988) and G.I. Joe: The Movie (1987); Virginia Madsen (Heart of Dixie (1989), Hot to Trot (1988)); Jennifer Connelly (Labyrinth (1986), Phenomena (1985)) [ more... ]

  • Leon Rippy and George Haynes can also be seen in The Life of David Gale, released in 2003.
  • Jack Nance and Virginia Madsen also worked together in Dune, released in 1984.
  • Margaret Bowman and George Haynes can be seen in A Perfect World, released in 1993.
  • Virgil Frye and Jack Nance can be seen in Colors, released in 1988.

What is the Storyline of "The Hot Spot":

Drifter Harry Madox takes a job as a used car salesman in a small Texas town. In the summer heat, he develops an interest in two women, one who works at the car dealership and another who is married to its owner.

Gloria Harper is a young, 19 year old girl with a secret. It somehow involves a sleazy local man named Frank Sutton who appears to have some hold on her.

Dolly Harshaw is a seductive, anything-goes femme fatale married to George Harshaw, the car dealer. She keeps a gun handy and likes [...]

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