Ricochet Poster

Release Date: 1991

DVD Release Date: April 29th, 1998

R|1 hr 43 min

Plot Summary
After tracking down and arresting Earl Talbot Blake (John Lithgow), a psychotic hit man, rookie Los Angeles police officer Nick Styles (Denzel Washington) is hailed as a hero. Several years later, Styles' life appears perfect: He has married his girlfriend, started a family and risen to the position of assistant district attorney. However, his world is turned upside down when Blake escapes from prison with plans to exact brutal and well-calculated revenge.

Cast: Denzel Washington, John Lithgow, Ice-T , Kevin Pollak, Lindsay Wagner, Victoria Dillard, John Cothran, Josh Evans

Director: Russell Mulcahy

Genres: Action

Production Co: Silver Pictures, Home Box Office (HBO)

Keywords: Suspenseful, Escape, Friend, Fall, Revenge, Police officer, 1990s, Police station, Wife, Prison, Rivalry, 1980s, Los Angeles