Dirty Harry

Follow
Warner Bros. / The Malpaso Company Released 1971

USER EDITOR

Yaspaa

User Score: 35

8.9
out of 10
User Rating
4 votes
0

SHOW REVIEWS
By TV.com Users

Movie Summary

Director:
Don Siegel
Released:
1971
Rating:
R

Harry Callahan is an unsociable police officer who puts his faith in a large S & W .44 Magnum revolver. He is more apt to shoot first and ask questions later. Because his wife died after being run over by a hit and run driver, Harry hunts the bad guys with a vengeance. Because of this, Harry becomes a renegade cop who seeks justice in controversial ways. His latest mission is to find Charles Davis. Called the Scorpio Killer, Charles is a serial killer who shoots at random people from rooftop perches, claiming he will stop only when the mayor pays him a huge sum of money. Harry is upset over his town becoming terrorized by an unknown killer and begins a cat and mouse game with him.

SUBMIT REVIEW
    Clint Eastwood

    Clint Eastwood

    Police Inspector Harry Callahan

    Harry Guardino

    Harry Guardino

    Police Lt. Al Bressler

    Andrew Robinson

    Andrew Robinson

    Charles 'Scorpio Killer' Davis

    John Vernon

    John Vernon

    The Mayor

    Reni Santoni

    Reni Santoni

    Police Inspector Chico Gonzalez

    John Larch

    John Larch

    The Chief

    Trivia, Notes, Quotes and Allusions

    FILTER BY TYPE

    • TRIVIA (0)

    • QUOTES (0)

    • NOTES (3)

      • Production Budget - $4,000,000
        Domestic Gross - $35,976,000 (5th)

        Domestic Adjusted for 2013 - $177,917,673

      • Filming locations include:
        San Francisco, California
        Mill Valley, California
        Universal Studios, Universal City, California
        Larkspur, California
        Warner Brothers Burbank Studios, Burbank, California

      • Taglines:
        1. Do you feel lucky punk?
        2. Detective Harry Callahan. He doesn't break murder cases. He smashes them.
        3. Clint Eastwood is "Dirty Harry." And boy, does he get all the dirty jobs.
        4. Dirty Harry and the homicidal maniac. Harry's the one with the badge.
        5. With his .44 Magnum, the most powerful handgun in the world, Dirty Harry wipes out crime to hell.
        6. You don't assign him to murder cases, You just turn him loose.

    • ALLUSIONS (0)

    More Info About This Movie

    Categories

    Action & Adventure

    Themes

    Crime