Stakeout (1987)

Directed by
John Badham

Crime comedy about two detectives who are assigned to keep Maria McGuire under surveillance at her apartment. She's the girlfriend of psycho killer Richard Montgomery, who's just broken out of prison and is likely to return to the flat where he stashed his loot. But things get complicated when Lecce starts to fall for McGuire and he inveigles his way into her life and bed, leaving his partner alone, frustrated and exposed to Montgomery's homecoming.

Written by

Genre: Film

Running Time: 116 minutes (approx)

Production Year: 1987

3/5 Stars

Classification: 15 Certificate

Production Country: USA

Filmed in Colour


Image for Richard DreyfussRichard Dreyfuss...Chris Lecce
Image for Emilio EstevezEmilio Estevez...Bill Reimers
Image for Madeleine StoweMadeleine Stowe...Maria McGuire
Image for Aidan QuinnAidan Quinn...Richard 'Stick' Montgomery
Dan Lauria...Phil Coldshank
Image for Forest WhitakerForest Whitaker...Jack Pismo
Ian Tracey...Caylor Reese
Earl Billings...Cap. Giles
Jackson Davies...FBI Agent Lusk
J.J. Makaro...B.C
Scott Andersen...Reynaldo McGuire
Tony Pantages...Tony Harmon
Beatrice Boepple...Carol Reimers
Kyle Wodia...Jeffrey Reimers
Jan Speck...Kelly McDonald