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More Than Murder (1984)

A high-stakes poker game is robbed and Pat intervenes as the thieves make their getaway. He is shot in the back and then framed as a drug dealer. Hammer makes it his job to clear Pat and find out who nearly killed him.

Director:

Gary Nelson

Writers:

Stephen Downing (teleplay), Mickey Spillane (characters) | 2 more credits »
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Cast

Cast overview, first billed only:
Stacy Keach ... Mike Hammer
Lindsay Bloom ... Velda
Don Stroud ... Captain Pat Chambers
Kent Williams ... Assistant D.A. Lawrence D. Barrington
Tim McIntire ... Malcolm Dobbs
Lynn-Holly Johnson ... Sandy
Sam Groom ... Tom Phillips
Richard Romanus ... Bedrick Bordante
Denny Miller ... Tallahassee Smith
Robyn Douglass ... Eve Warwick
Danny Goldman Danny Goldman ... Ozzie the Answer
Gail Ramsey Gail Ramsey ... Linda (as Gail Rae Carlson)
Kevin King Kevin King ... Davey
Ingrid Anderson Ingrid Anderson ... Angela
John Hancock ... Judge
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Hammer is asked to be a bodyguard for a high-rolling poker player, a job which he refuses. The game is robbed by two masked gunmen. The men parachute down to the ground but are stopped by Hammer's friend Captain Pat Chambers. However, he is shot in the back by a third gunman and put in hospital seriously wounded. Pat was tipped off about a drug deal but his informant is then killed. When drugs are found in Pat's car, it is part of a plan to frame him. Hammer is determined to clear him, find the shooters and the drug dealers as the bodies pile up. Written by jem

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Brad Sanders mentioned twice in closing credits. See more »

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Mike Hammer: The only thing Barrington liked more than talking was listening to himself.
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

26 January 1984 (USA) See more »

Also Known As:

Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer: More Than Murder See more »

Filming Locations:

Culver City, California, USA See more »

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Technical Specs

Sound Mix:

Mono

Color:

Color (Metrocolor)

Aspect Ratio:

1.33 : 1
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