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Angel Heart
Directed by:
Alan Parker

Starring Mickey Rourke, Robert De Niro, Lisa Bonet, Charlotte Rampling, Brownie McGhee and Stocker Fontelieu, "Angel Heart" (also known as "Angel Heart - ascensore per l'inferno", "Aux portes de l'enfer") is a Horror/Mystery/Thriller film directed by Alan Parker, released in the USA on March 06 of 1987.

Harry Angel has been hired to search for the truth... Pray he doesn't find it.

Who is the director of "Angel Heart":

Angel Heart was directed by Alan Parker, an English director, writer, actor, composer, and producer.

Before making Angel Heart, Alan Parker had directed Birdy, released in 1984, Pink Floyd The Wall (1982), Shoot the Moon (1982), Fame (1980), Midnight Express (1978). Since, he directed Mississippi Burning, released in 1988, Come See the Paradise (1990), The Commitments (1991), The Road to Wellville (1994), Evita (1996), and Angela's Ashes (1999).

When was "Angel Heart" released:

Angel Heart was first released in the United States on Friday, March 06, 1987. Also released on this day were Lethal Weapon (dir. Richard Donner), Raising Arizona (dir. Joel Coen), and Tin Men (dir. Barry Levinson). This was thirty-two (32) years ago.

It has been released on Wednesday, April 08, 1987 in France; Thursday, September 03, 1987 in Germany; Thursday, May 14, 1987 in Australia and on June, 1987 in Japan.

What is the cast of "Angel Heart":

At the casting of Angel Heart we find Mickey Rourke, previously seen in Eureka (1984) and The Pope of Greenwich Village (1984); Robert De Niro (The Mission (1986), Brazil (1985)); Lisa Bonet (Bank Robber (1993), Enemy of the State (1998)) [ more... ]

  • Elizabeth Whitcraft and Robert De Niro can also be seen in Goodfellas, released in 1990.
  • Kathleen Wilhoite and Pruitt Taylor Vince also worked together in Nurse Betty, released in 2000.
  • Eliott Keener and Pruitt Taylor Vince also worked together in Down by Law, released in 1986.
  • Kathleen Wilhoite and Dann Florek can be seen in Getting Even with Dad, released in 1994.

What is the Storyline of "Angel Heart":

The movie opens in New York City, in January 1955. Harry Angel (Rourke), a downtrodden private investigator, is contacted by an attorney named Herman Winesap (Dann Florek) and instructed to meet a client named Louis Cyphre (Robert De Niro) in a Harlem church. While a competent detective, Angel is notably unshaven, unkempt and slovenly; he avoids looking at himself in mirrors. Cyphre could not be more different, he is an elegant, mysterious man who affects a beard, long hair and nails, and carries a cane. [...]

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