City Heat Poster

Release Date: 1984

DVD Release Date: September 2nd, 2003

PG|1 hr 37 min

Plot Summary
In 1933, private investigator Mike Murphy (Burt Reynolds) is shocked when his partner, Dehl Swift (Richard Roundtree), is killed by thugs working for Primo Pitt (Rip Torn). Furious, Murphy asks his former police partner, Lt. Speer (Clint Eastwood), for help in putting a stop to the mobster. Though the two men now despise each other, Speer reluctantly agrees to help Murphy solve the murder -- while both court the private eye's secretary, Addy (Jane Alexander).

Cast: Clint Eastwood, Burt Reynolds, Jane Alexander, Madeline Kahn, Rip Torn, Irene Cara, Richard Roundtree, Tony Lo Bianco

Director: Richard Benjamin

Genres: Crime drama

Production Co: Warner Bros., Malpaso Company

Keywords: Police officer, Investigation, Lighthearted, Revenge, Love triangle, Rivalry, 1930s, Murder