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Short Time
Directed by:
Gregg Champion

Released on May 04 of 1990 in the USA, "Short Time" (also known as "Come è difficile farsi ammazzare", "Hilfe - warum bringt mich keiner um?", "Short Time - Nichts als Ärger mit dem Kamikaze-Cop") is a Comedy film directed by Gregg Champion , starring Dabney Coleman, Matt Frewer, Teri Garr, Barry Corbin, Joe Pantoliano and Xander Berkeley.

Getting killed ain't as easy as it looks.

Who directed "Short Time":

Short Time was directed by Gregg Champion, an American producer, and director.

After directing Short Time, Gregg Champion directed The Cowboy Way, released in 1994.

When was "Short Time" released:

Short Time was first released in the United States on Friday, May 04, 1990. Also released on this day were Daddy's Dyin'... Who's Got the Will? (dir. Jack Fisk) and Tales from the Darkside: The Movie (dir. John Harrison). This was twenty-nine (29) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, May 09, 1991 in Australia.

Who is at the casting of "Short Time":

At the casting of Short Time we find Dabney Coleman, previously seen in Where the Heart Is (1990) and Hot to Trot (1988); Matt Frewer (Honey, I Shrunk the Kids (1989), Speed Zone! (1989)); Teri Garr (Out Cold (1989), Miracles (1986)) [ more... ]

  • Kevin McNulty and Wes Tritter, Kim Kondrashoff, Paul Jarrett also appeared together in Bird on a Wire, released in 1990.
  • Barry Corbin and Dabney Coleman can be seen in WarGames, released in 1983.
  • Kevin McNulty and Kim Kondrashoff also appeared in Timecop, released in 1994.

What is the Storyline of "Short Time":

Seattle detective Burt Simpson (Coleman) is mistakenly told he has two weeks to live due to a medical mix-up after a routine checkup. He finds out that his family will not be entitled to his retirement fund if he dies of natural causes; they can only get benefits if he is killed in the line of duty. For the remainder of the movie, he takes greater and greater risks in the hopes that a suspect ends up killing him.


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