Direct Action

Overview

When you blow the whistle on police corruption, you'd better be ready to fight for your life, as honest cop Frank Gannon (Dolph Lundgren) learns in this action-packed effort from veteran director Sidney J. Furie. Though years of service on the Direct Action Task Force have earned honest cop Gannon the respect of his peers, it's every man for himself when Gannon reveals corruption that leads to the highest ranks and the Feds implicate him in a dangerous drug scam. With only rookie cop Billy Ross (Polly Shannon) to...
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Overview

When you blow the whistle on police corruption, you'd better be ready to fight for your life, as honest cop Frank Gannon (Dolph Lundgren) learns in this action-packed effort from veteran director Sidney J. Furie. Though years of service on the Direct Action Task Force have earned honest cop Gannon the respect of his peers, it's every man for himself when Gannon reveals corruption that leads to the highest ranks and the Feds implicate him in a dangerous drug scam. With only rookie cop Billy Ross (Polly Shannon) to back him and less than 24 hours to prove his innocence, Gannon must survive the most grueling day of his life if he is to clear his name and make the guilty pay for their crimes.
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Special Features

Closed Caption; Previews; Interviews with Dolph Lundgren; Behind-the-scenes fight footage
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 6/7/2005
  • UPC: 687797600790
  • Original Release: 2004
  • Rating:

  • Source: Millennium
  • Region Code: 1
  • Language: English
  • Time: 1:36:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 61,977

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Dolph Lundgren , Frank Gannon
Polly Shannon , Billy Ross
Walter Alza
Donald Burda
Larry Day
Conrad Dunn
Rothaford Gray
Josephine Griffin
Alex Karzis
Daniel Kash
Joe Pingue
Elias Zarou
Technical Credits
Sidney J. Furie Director, Original Story, Screenwriter
Emily Cade Costumes/Costume Designer
Gary Howsam Producer
Paul Jennison Associate Producer
Marjorie Lecker Casting
Avi Lerner Executive Producer
Greg Mellott Screenwriter
Adam Norden Score Composer
Curtis Petersen Cinematographer
Saul Pincus Editor
Nick Rotundo Editor
Lewin Webb Co-producer
Abbie Weinberg Art Director
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Main Titles [4:45]
2. Partner for a Day [4:34]
3. On the Beat [4:51]
4. Friendly Warning [4:31]
5. Change of Plans [3:14]
6. Stranded [4:51]
7. Roadside Assistance [5:49]
8. Ambushed [3:29]
9. Getting Involved [5:57]
10. Safe Haven [5:22]
11. Crescent Street [4:25]
12. Dirty Dealing [3:56]
13. Number 7 [4:39]
14. Gannon Gets the Girl [4:15]
15. Kidnapped [3:55]
16. Showdown [4:08]
17. Up in Smoke [3:09]
18. Khalid Manseur [4:48]
19. No Deal [4:48]
20. Double Crossed [2:50]
21. Justice [3:58]
22. Just the Place [3:48]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play Movie
   Spanish Subtitles: On
   Spanish Subtitles: Off
   Scene Selections
   Special Features
      Behind the Action: From Set to Screen
         Bar Fight Scene
         Final Confrontation
      An Interview With Dolph Lundgren
         About His Character "Frank Gannon"
         On Keeping the Fight Sequences Fresh
         About Utilizing a Multi-Camera Technique on the Set of Direct Action
         How He Chooses Roles
      Previews
         Direct Action
         Trauma
         Back in the Day
         Cold & Dark
         Immortal
   Previews
      Direct Action
      Trauma
      Back in the Day
      Cold & Dark
      Immortal
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