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Tequila Sunrise
Directed by:
Robert Towne

Starring Mel Gibson, Michelle Pfeiffer, Kurt Russell, Raul Julia, J.T. Walsh and Arliss Howard, "Tequila Sunrise" (also known as "Tequila Sunrise - Eine gefährliche Mischung", "Tequila connection") is an Action/Romance/Thriller/Drama film directed by Robert Towne, released on December 02 of 1988 in the USA.

Un cocktail explosif [French]

Who directed "Tequila Sunrise":

Tequila Sunrise was directed by Robert Towne, an American writer, actor, director, and producer.

Before Tequila Sunrise, Robert Towne had directed Personal Best, released in 1982. Since, he directed Ask the Dust, released in 2006.

When was "Tequila Sunrise" released:

Tequila Sunrise was initally released in the United States on Friday, December 02, 1988. Also released on Friday, December 02, 1988 has been The Naked Gun: From the Files of Police Squad! (dir. David Zucker). This was thirty (30) years ago.

It has been released on Friday, March 31, 1989 in the United Kingdom; Wednesday, March 29, 1989 in France and on Thursday, March 23, 1989 in Germany.

What is the cast of "Tequila Sunrise":

At the casting of Tequila Sunrise we find Mel Gibson, previously seen in Lethal Weapon (1987) and Mad Max Beyond Thunderdome (1985); Michelle Pfeiffer (Amazon Women on the Moon (1987), The Witches of Eastwick (1987)); Kurt Russell (Overboard (1987), Big Trouble in Little China (1986)) [ more... ]

  • Jim Bentley and Michelle Pfeiffer also worked together in Into the Night, released in 1985.
  • Arye Gross and Arliss Howard can be seen in For the Boys, released in 1991.
  • Jason Randal and Tom Nolan also appeared in Pretty Woman, released in 1990.
  • Michelle Pfeiffer and J.T. Walsh can also be seen in The Russia House, released in 1990.

What is the Storyline of "Tequila Sunrise":

Dale "Mac" McKussic (Mel Gibson) is a former drug dealer trying to go straight. His close friend Nick Frescia (Kurt Russell) is a Los Angeles County detective lieutenant who, in spite of their friendship, is duty-bound to bring Mac to justice if he is selling drugs again, as DEA Agent Hal Maguire (J. T. Walsh) believes to be the case.

Mac is attracted to stylish restaurant owner Jo Ann Vallenari (Michelle Pfeiffer). Nick becomes acquainted with Jo Ann while attempting to learn more about Mac's [...]

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