Striking Distance
Striking Distance (1993)

A maverick Pittsburgh policeman loses his job after he shares his suspicion that one of his colleagues is a serial killer. This thriller centers on his hunt to prove his point, a search that becomes more desperate when the killer begins… More

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Rated: R
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Release Date: September 17, 1993
DVD Release Date: March 6, 2001
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Critic Score: 14% Rotten Tomatoes™ Critic Reviews
David Nusair
Reel Film Reviews

Striking Distance's failure is, in the end, especially disappointing given the first act's effectiveness and potential...

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Scott Weinberg

One of Bruce Willis' most disposable and formulaic action potboilers. I'm a big fan of the Willis, and even I have no patience for "Striking Distance."

Michael Dequina

Fails to deliver anything remotely original.

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Peter Canavese
Groucho Reviews

Like the box of generic corn flakes, Striking Distance isn't so terrible, but you'll forget it the second you're done with it. [Blu-ray]

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James Sanford
Kalamazoo Gazette

A mess, although the stars do what they can with the scattershot screenplay

Chuck O'Leary
Fantastica Daily

A troubled production (reshoots, release-date postponements) that turned out to be surprisingly watchable.

Bob Bloom
Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN)

Not one of Willis' best efforts; very formulaic and uninteresting.

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Flixster Audience Score: 35% Flixster User Reviews
Jani H
"Who's the best cop now?" When a film's director is named Rowdy Herrington, a name that reminds me of a bad SNL character, the film's… More
Drew Smith
One of those dumb potboiler thrillers that gets a ridiculous amount of play on TNT because it's cheap and yet has recognizable faces.
Dean King
A very good action thriller as a cop thinks another cop might be a serial killer. Plenty of good action scenes, and twists guessing the killer. A very strong… More
Jason Spencer
Actually a good action movie.
danny d
pretty decent action flick
xGary Xx
Bruce Willis as cop on boat /love interest/killer with a grudge blah blah blah.