R | | Crime, Drama
In New York, South Bronx's main police precinct is nicknamed Fort Apache by its employees who feel like troopers surrounded by hostiles in a wild west isolated outpost.
In a eerie coincidence/prediction of the future of actor Ken Wahl, His co-star Kathleen Beller, who plays Wahl's girlfriend "Theresa", in the one scene they have together, she calls him a "wiseguy". Wahl would six years later indeed become the "Wiseguy" in his hit TV show as 'Vinnie Terranova' the undercover agent who infiltrates The Mob.
That's a nice coat. How'd you like me to cut it open, let all the rats out.
Pimp: This coat cost more than you make in a year, motherfucker.
Murphy: He knows your name.
Corelli: Told you I was famous.
When Murphy and Corelli take off after the purse snatcher, a shot from inside their vehicle, looking through the windshield, reveals that the rear-view mirror has been removed. In the next shot, from outside the car, the rear-view mirror is in its proper place.
NBC edited 29 minutes from this film for its 1983 network television premiere.
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