The Dirty Harry Collection
5 DVD, PAL, Region 2
Dirty Harry 30th Anniversary Special Edition
Harry Callahan (Clint Eastwood) is a tough streetwise San Francisco cop they call Dirty Harry. In this action classic a rooftop sniper (Andy Robinson) calling himself Scorpio has killed twice and holds the city ransom with the threat of killing again. Thirty years after its arrival the original remains one of the most gripping police thrillers ever made.
Underworld figures are being murdered all over san Fransisco. Written by future directors John Milius and Michaek Cimino, this Dirty Harry sequel stars Clint Eastwood in his signature role of Callaha, here facing an unexpected kind of lawbreaker: one who carries a badge.
After Harry gets busted back to personnel terrorists rob an arms warehouse and go on a blood-soaked extortion spree. San Fransisco's leaders quickly seek out Callahan. Starring alongisde Clint Eastwood is Tyne Daly who plays Harry's new partner, tasked with nailing the terrorists and winning har-boiled Harry's confidence.
Sensitive to outcries of police brutality, Harry Callahan's superiors have sent hin on an out-of-town assignment until things cool down. But wherever Harry goes, things just get hotter. Sondra Locke stars as a traumatised rape victim who's bygone attackers Callahan tracks and coldly guns down.
The Dead Pool
Clint Eastwood returns for his fifth caper, and this time Harry's new partner is a karate whiz. Mafia goons sworn to snuff Harry now scramble to protect him. It's also a great showcase for future stars Jim Carrey, playing an ill-fated heavy-metal musician, and Liam Neeson as a power-tripping director.
- Suitable for ages 18 and over