R | | Action, Crime, Drama
Released from prison, Stick meets up with a friend and joins him on a job delivering a bag. His friend gets killed in the setup. Stick gets away and is ready to forget all and see his daughter, but they won't forget.
The movie was made and released about three years after its source novel of the same name by Elmore Leonard had been first published in 1982.
Ernest 'Stick' Stickley:
Why don't you push real hard... you may hit the water.
When Mokie holds the knife to the prostitute's face, it is apparent that the "blood" came from the knife and not a cut.
The UK video version was cut by 13 secs by the BBFC to remove footage of a cockfight during the opening credits.
$3,358,299 28 April 1985