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William Tannen

Starring Kris Kristofferson, Treat Williams, Rip Torn, Kevin Conway, Kurtwood Smith and Jean Smart, "Flashpoint" (also known as "Grenzwölfe, Die") is an Action/Mystery/Thriller film directed by William Tannen, and written by Dennis Shryack, released in the USA on August 31 of 1984.

A wrecked jeep.... A skeleton.... A rifle... $800,000 dollars in cash

Who directed "Flashpoint":

Flashpoint was directed by William Tannen, an American actor, director, producer, and writer.

Since Flashpoint, William Tannen directed Deadly Illusion, released in 1987, The Cutter (2005).

What was the release date of "Flashpoint":

Flashpoint was first released on Friday, August 31, 1984, in the United States. Also released on this day were C.H.U.D. and Bolero (dir. John Derek). This was thirty-five (35) years ago.

It has been released on Thursday, October 31, 1985 in Germany.

What is the casting of "Flashpoint":

At the casting of Flashpoint we find Kris Kristofferson, previously seen in Heaven's Gate (1980) and Convoy (1978); Treat Williams (Once Upon a Time in America (1984), Prince of the City (1981)); Rip Torn (Misunderstood (1984), Cross Creek (1983)) [ more... ]

  • Kurtwood Smith and Rip Torn have both also be seen in RoboCop 3, released in 1993.
  • Kurtwood Smith and Treat Williams can both be seen in Heart of Dixie, released in 1989.
  • Rip Torn and Kris Kristofferson also worked together in Songwriter, released in 1984.
  • William Frankfather and Guy Boyd can both be seen in War Party, released in 1988.

What is the Storyline of "Flashpoint":

Two Texas-based United States Border Patrol Agents, Logan (Kris Kristofferson) and Wyatt (Treat Williams), are tasked by their obnoxious boss (Kevin Conway) to begin planting motion-detection sensors in their sector at the Federal government's request, something that Wyatt believes will lead to many of the Patrol being forcibly retired and the remaining agents stuck behind computer screens all day. While Logan and Wyatt are planting a sensor, they discover a Jeep buried in the desert containing a man's [...]

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