Fatal Beauty (DVD)
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Tough, wise-cracking narcotics cop Rita Rizzoli (Whoopi Goldberg) goes on the trail of some poisoned cocaine, nicknamed 'Fatal Beauty', which has found its way onto the streets of Los Angeles. She finds an ally in bodyguard Nike Marshak (Sam Elliott), who has connections with a local businessman who could be involved.
- Movies & TV
- 5 Sep 2005
- Region 2
- English, German, French, Spanish
- MGM Home Entertainment
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- Enhanced WS tv
- 100 min
- Age Restriction
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- Fatal Beauty
- Release Year
- Running Time
- 104 min
- A tough female plainclothes officer hunts down the murderous drug dealers who are spreading a stolen shipment of poisoned cocaine all over L.A.
- Additional cast: David Harris (Raphael) and Clayton Landey (Jimmy Silver)
Additional credits: E.C. Chen (set designer); Barry Thomas (assistant director); Cimmaron Productions (main titles).
Shot in Los Angeles, California in Metrocolor; prints by DeLuxe.
Estimated budget: $12-15 million.
Originally rated MPAA X, the filmmakers appealed and the film was rerated MPAA R.
Began shooting February 23, 1987. Released in USA October 30, 1987. Released on video May 24, 1988.
Rated BBFC 18 by the British Board of Film Censors.
According to Variety, John Milius was originally set to direct this film, with Cher starring in the role that ultimately went to Whoopi Goldberg.
- Movie Critics
- Los Angeles Times
- "...Here comes Whoopi! She's all flash and sass as an undercover cop in FATAL BEAUTY..."— Kevin Thomas (30 Oct 1987, p.C16)