Shoot to Kill (Deadly Pursuit)
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Sidney Poitier makes his long-overdue return to films in the 1988 thriller Shoot to Kill. Poitier plays an FBI agent, on the trail of an elusive killer. Reluctantly teamed with tracker Tom Berenger, the citified Poitier braves the wilds of the Pacific Northwest in search of his quarry. For Berenger, the pursuit is personal; the killer, whose identity is not immediately revealed, has joined a hunting party being guided through the country by the tracker's girlfriend Kirstie Alley. Though only bearing the slightest resemblance to Real Life (you'll love the scene between lifelong… More
Rotten Tomatoes Score: 100%

Critic Reviews from Rotten Tomatoes

"A gripping manhunt thriller that's also part buddy movie and part outdoor, man-against-the-elements adventure. Might have been taken for granted in 1988, but Shoot to Kill is a corker by today's standards."
‑ Chuck O'Leary,
"Shoot to Kill is a rip-roaring movie from start to finish."
‑ Frederic and Mary Ann Brussat, Spirituality and Practice
"Awesome thriller!"
‑ Kevin Carr, 7M Pictures
"You'll feel the sweat dripping off your back. Thrilling beyond belief."
‑ Clint Morris, Moviehole
"An underrated, well-directed action flick with a superb performance by Sidney Poitier."
‑ Bill Clark, FromTheBalcony
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