The Enforcer
The Enforcer (1976)

Number Three in the Dirty Harry series, this film equips macho cop Harry Callahan with a female assistant, Kate Moore. Their quarry is a terrorist organization which has kidnapped the mayor of San Francisco. Eventually, Harry and Kate… More

Rated: R
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Release Date: January 1, 1976
DVD Release Date: November 20, 2001
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Barbara Shulgasser
Common Sense Media

Dirty Harry sequel addresses sexism; lots of violence

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Pete Vonder Haar
Film Threat

Finally, we know Lacey's secret past...she was killed in the line of duty

Scott Weinberg

Dirty Harry keeps knocking 'em down in entertaining fashion.

Felix Vasquez Jr.
Cinema Crazed

Daly as character Kate is very empathetic and riveting to watch...

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Dennis Schwartz
Ozus' World Movie Reviews

A series that has become too familiar using the same old formula.

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Carol Cling
Las Vegas Review-Journal

Dirty Harry confronts women's lib ... and Eastwood demonstrates his feminist affinities once again.

John J. Puccio
Movie Metropolis

...lacks a strong, clearly defined villainous presence. Still, Eastwood's flinty-eyed stare and snarling lip are more than enough.

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Steve Crum
Kansas City Kansan

Dirty Harry has a female partner...briefly. Blasting action.

Jonathan R. Perry
Tyler Morning Telegraph (Texas)

A grim, gutsy, perversely satisfying shot of machismo from an era when action heroes were action heroes -- not a little boy's idea of an action hero.

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Red Lats
Dirty Harry is back. All in all, the movie held my interest even though you know how a Dirty Harry movie will end.
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In this third installment of the franchise, Callahan is partnered with a female cop, much to his annoyance. This movie may be considered a little light-hearted… More
Al S
An explosive, smart, funny and furiously entertaining action-packed thrill-ride that is just too much fun to handle. A great action flick that has lots to offer… More
Kevin M. Williams
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Chris Weber
Clint Eastwood returns as Inspector "Dirty" Harry Callahan in the third of five films concerning the exploits of this supremely macho cop. This time… More
Alex roy
Terrific third entry in the Dirty Harry franchis follows Harry Callahan on the trail of a group of radical terrorists terrorizing San Francisco. Usually by the… More